Ras Al Khaimah is one of the most ancient places on earth, with a history stretching back into the mists of time. Today, it is home to a world-renowned collection of archaeological and ethnological artefacts, housed in
. Visitors can explore the fascinating history
of this Emirate through its many exhibits.
Ras Al Khaimah has been a hub of trade and commerce for thousands of years. Archaeological excavations have revealed evidence of advanced trading civilizations in the region dating back to 5000 BC. Today, over 1000 individual archaeological sites and antiquities are scattered around the Emirate, testifying to its long and rich history.