About The Museum
Sharjah Calligraphy Museum first opened its doors on June 12, 2002.
Why visit the museum?
Embark on the journey into the world of creativity and the splendour at Sharjah Calligraphy Museum, located in the house of Hamad Al Midfa in the Heart of Sharjah.
Here, you can discover the evolution of the Arabic calligraphy over time, as you enjoy artworks with stunning calligraphic texts, letters and shapes.
Admire the beauty of Arabic calligraphy
The museum showcases fascinating masterpieces and distinctive paintings by local and international artists and calligraphers. The museum holds many exhibitions in attempt to embrace the beauty and charm of the Arabic calligraphy, and raise public awareness on the importance of preserving this civilized legacy.
The artworks displayed here highlight the masterly talents of local and international artists and calligraphers; their paintings, meticulously created, carry deep meanings and a valuable historical background.