About Old Castle Museum
The Old Castle Museum center is situated at the Old Castel in the eastern region of Oman in Wilayt Al Kamil Wa Al wafi disregarding the well known Al Kamil market and the legacy old houses. The Castel was underlying the last quarter of the seventeenth century while the historical center was set up in 2012 after the culmination of the stronghold rebuilding. One of the freshest Falajs in Oman, Falaj Al-Kamil, passes inside this old Castle which Wilayt Al-Kamil is named after.
The Old Castle Museum showcases to guests in excess of 10,000 of grouped old and legacy pieces going back to hundreds of years of time. It has in excess of 1400 bits of old clay and in excess of 700 bit of old copper, metals, old instruments, gadgets and old apparatuses. Also, it shows palm leaves create works, conventional wooden boxes, and different stonewares. Alongside this it has in excess of 350 bits of materials, old cowhides, glass, flatware, weapons, blades, knifes, coins, paper notes, nearby and global card telephones, stamps and old books and magazines.
Home to an exceptional exhibition hall, this private stronghold houses the individual assortment of Sheik Khalfan Al Hashmi. His extraordinary granddad possessed the 250-year-old mansion and gave it to the public authority; it was reestablished to its previous brilliance under the current Sultan Qaboos, who gave it back to the Al Hashmi family. The current proprietor lives in the château, and has decorated the rooms with carefully organized assortments of copper, pottery, mirrors, hardware, wood and palm creates, gathered from homes around the nation.
The historical center is seen on a guided visit and chances are, may end with espresso and dates with Sheik Khalfan himself. On the off chance that you have an interest in social history, you could go throughout the early evening time understanding the systems of metal snares, Bakelite phones, mincers and excess tape players. Then again, wait longest in the main room of the visit, where a plate of shooting star chips jars for pride of spot among the family’s legacy of silver adornments. This not-to-be-missed mansion is signposted from the focal point of Al Kamil.