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Al Alam Palace, Muscat Governorate

Stop by and take some photos at Al Alam Palace, one of six residences of Oman’s ruler, Sultan Qaboos. Situated in Old Muscat, the palace was built in 1972, and is usually used by the sultan to receive guests and host official functions. Although visitors are not allowed to enter the grounds, you can view the extravagant mansion and its meticulously manicured lawns from the gate. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Al Alam Palace by using our Muttrah day trip tool.
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  • It was used as a ceremonial palace by Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said. Elegantly designed, it features many highly polished marble surfaces. Visitors are not permitted to go inside the palace...  more »
  • It is very interesting and beautiful building. The gate was close we could not go inside. Surrounding is beautiful. You should visit .  more »
  • Beautiful place. A good view of palace however nobody is allowed inside. The guards are friendly. Beautiful garden with pretty flowers outside and an iconic place for photographs. Walk through the side corridors also feels good. Parking space is ample..
  • Fascinating place that tells you a lot about the wealth of this country. Incredibly well maintained, marble pavements and very nice gardens. Also the seaside is beautiful although more difficult to view.
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