51ST National Day Celebrations at Sharjah Museums

Location: Sharjah Maritime Museum Date: 02 December 2022 - 02 December 2022
Within the 51st UAE National Celebrations in Sharjah, we invited to join Sharjah Museums’ cultural events and enjoyable programmes for all ages, with the aim of instilling national identity and belonging to the UAE and its wise leadership within a festive framework that brings together citizens and residents. 
Join us at Sharjah Museums and enjoy the traditional performances, the maritime parade and simply wandering among the various heritage corners, which include traditional food, games and henna drawing. You can also take part in the cultural competitions, which will be presented in both Arabic and English and win special prizes. 

Celebration locations on Friday, 2 December 2022:
Sharjah Fort (Al Hisn):

For enquiries: 065685500
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hisn Khor Fakkan:
For enquiries: 092361067
4:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Sharjah Maritime Museum:
For enquiries: 065222002
4:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Maritime Parade:
The parade sets out at 2:30 pm

Free entry to all Museums on December 1- 2 
on the occasion of the National Day and Martyr’s Day



Location :
Sharjah Maritime Museum is located in Al Khan, adjacent to Sharjah Aquarium.
Opening Hours :
Saturday to Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Opening Hours in Ramadan:
Saturday to Thursday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM & 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM (The museum will be closed  during the evening shift of the last 10 days of Ramadan)
Friday: 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Entry Fees to the museum
Children (under 2 years): Free
Children (2-12years): 5.00AED
Adults (13+ years): 10.00AED
Government school trips: Free
Private school trips: Free

Government university trips: Free
Private University trips: Free
Senior (60+) + one companion: Free
People with Disabilities: Free

Entry Fees to Sharjah Aquarium & Sharjah Maritime Museum "Joint Ticket"

Children (under 2 years): Free
Children (2-12years): 15.00AED
Adults (13+ years): 25.00AED
Children group (2-12 years) – “6 or more”: 10.00AED each
Adult group (13+ years) – “6 or more”: 15.00AED each
Government school & university trips: Free
Private school & university trips: 5.00AED each

The museum entry is free during the following days:
  • International Museum Day on 18th of May.
  • Martyr's Day on 1st of December.
  • UAE National Day on 2nd of December. 

The museum is closed during the following:
  • 29th & 30th of Ramadan (Islamic calendar).
  • First day of Eid Al-Fitr (Islamic calendar).
  • 9th of Dhul Hijjah (Islamic calendar).
  • First day of Eid Al Adha (Islamic calendar).
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