• Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets
  • Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets
  • Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets
  • Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets
  • Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets

Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets

Mleiha Archaeological Centre is located in the heart of the Mleiha oasis in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. It is a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the archaeological heritage of the Emirate of Sharjah. The Centre houses the largest collection of prehistoric and early historic artifacts in the country and is a key site for research into the pre-Islamic history of the region. The Centre is open to the public seven days a week and offers a variety of tours and educational programs for all ages. 

It was first opened on 24 January 2016 by the Ruler of Sharjah, Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi and since then has been a World Heritage Site. The site includes the remains of a Bronze Age settlement, as well as a number of other important archaeological sites. Discover the UAE's rich history by booking the Mleiha Archaeological Centre Tickets in Sharjah's desert.

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Last Updated: 22nd Apr 2024
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  • Sharjah is the perfect place to go if you want to see how past civilizations used to be.
  • Behold the mesmerizing beauty of the Mleiha Archaeological Centre, or witness traditional camel racing with the Bedouins.
  • Get a taste of ancient traditions that originated from this land and explore the bustling modernity at the same time.
  • Mleiha provides an opportunity to explore the region's archaeological sites and learn about the settlers in the region during the Paleolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, and Islamic periods.
  • Visitors can explore this significant but lesser-known area of eastern Arabia dating back to prehistory.
  • There are no crowds or queues to have to endure on a visit whilst still feeling like you can immerse yourself in history.

What To Expect

Meet the people of Mleiha, with a visit to their archaeological center and a private tour to explore the desert environment. This tour is centered around history and nature, unlike other tours that focus on camel rides and Bedouin-style camps. With visits to prehistoric artifacts, views of ghost towns, and more - you'll see firsthand why the UAE's desert is so unique.

This is not your usual desert safari; get off the beaten track, explore hidden treasures, and have a unique experience. Whether you're on a short-term visit to Sharjah or you're a long-time resident, this tour is for everyone. Mleiha is the site of one of the most important archaeological discoveries in the UAE, with evidence of human habitation dating back more than 10,000 years. Join us for a 6-hour tour and get to know this desert better!

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Insider Tips

  • Really want to impress your friends with your knowledge of Mleiha Archaeological Centre? Here are some insider tips to get you started:
  • First, don't call it an archaeological site - that's too boring. Instead, call it an "ancient wonder" or a "historical hotspot". Second, pretend you're an expert on the area and regale your friends with tales of all the famous people who have visited (or who you pretend have visited). Third, use big words like "stratigraphy" and " pottery shards" to make yourself sound smarter. And finally, always be sure to mention how hot it is - that's the number one reason why people visit Mleiha Archaeological Centre, after all!
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Know Before You Go

Operational Hours

  • 9 AM to 7 PM Sunday to Wednesday.
  • 9 AM to 9 PM Thursday to Saturday.

Entry & Services

  • You should carry a valid and official government photo ID (Emirates ID, driver’s license, passport).
  • Transfer charges and other additional charges are not included.
  • It is advised to arrive at the location 30 minutes prior. 

Covid 19 guidelines

  • The Mleiha Archaeological Centre has implemented various health and safety measures to protect visitors. 
  • All visitors are required to undergo thermal screening upon entry and must wear a mask at all times. 
  • Visitors are also encouraged to maintain a safe distance from animals.
  • Visitors are permitted one glass of water at the end of the safari, but no other food or drinks are allowed inside of the park.
  • The safari is open year-round, but we recommend visiting when temperatures aren't too hot to ensure comfortable travels.

How To Use

  • An E-Ticket will be provided to you on your Email ID after your Booking.
  • You are required to carry a copy of the E-Ticket.


Mleiha Archaeological Centre, Archeological Centre - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates
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  • What is the significance of Mleiha?

    Mleiha is best known for its UNESCO-nominated World Heritage:  Mleiha Archaeological Centre. It highlights the Paleolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, and Islamic periods.

  • Which emirate is Mleiha in?

    Mleiha belongs to the Emirate of Sharjah.

  • In what years was Mleiha most prominent?

    Mleiha highlights the late Islamic period from the 2nd to the 3rd century Common Era (CE).