A few steps away is the National Museum, a classic place to understand the history and culture of Oman through the ages. There are interactive exhibits and a few short films that explain the history and keep you engaged. A couple of hours and you will have a full account of what Oman is all about. Do try the dates and qahwa at the museum cafe.Price: 5 OMR (₹850) for adults. Free for children and students, aged 26 or below.Time: Saturday to Thursday, 10am to 5pm. Friday, 2pm to 6pm.