Museum With No Frontiers (MWNF) — building bridges through knowledge and understanding

MWNF Galleries | Calligraphy

37 Galleries | 3766 artefacts from 33 countries

Indigo-died parchment page from a Holy Qur’an manuscript

Hegira 4th century / AD 10th century

Abbasid / Fatimid?

Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (Sharjah)

MWNF Galleries | Musical Instruments

37 Galleries | 3766 artefacts from 33 countries

Arabian qānūn

Hegira 13th century / AD 19th century

Ottoman period

Kunsthistorisches Museum

Vienna, Austria

MWNF Galleries | Funerary Objects

37 Galleries | 3766 artefacts from 33 countries

Inscription in four languages

AD 1149

Norman

Zisa Museum

Palermo, Italy

Discover Islamic Art 1778 artefacts | 22 countries | 18 Exhibition

Discover Baroque Art 587 artefacts | 7 countries | 9 Exhibition

Sharing History 2174 artefacts | 22 countries | 10 Exhibition

Discover Carpet Art 264 artefacts | 17 countries

Discover Carpet Art 264 artefacts | 17 countries

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EXPLORE ISLAMIC ART COLLECTIONS 52 collections | 22 countries

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About MWNF

Museum With No Frontiers (MWNF) — building bridges through knowledge and understanding

Profile | Chronology

Partnership with the League of Arab States

Promoting awareness about the Arab World's history and cultural legacy

Cafeteria

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Education

Schools & Projects

Register your school and exchange experiences with other schools.

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Learn with MWNF

Learning by playing: games and exercises using the Virtual Museum collection.

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