Museums, mosques, sights, monuments, landmarks, forts and towers in Qatar

Qatar castles, forts & towers

Qatar had many remaning historical architectural wonders like towers, castles and forts. They are all scattered over the country and most of them are lying near or on the shore. Most of them are build between the 17th and 19th Century. Qatar has a lot of archaeological and historical attractions. You will learn about the starting of the Arabian and Bedouin history. Qatar has more than 200 archaeological sites and ruins.

Some of these sites, excavations and ruins are:
Al Yussoufiya Fort
Umm Al Maa
Al Ghuwair Castle
Sawda Nathil

Castles, Forts and Towers in and near Doha


Doha Fort (Al Koot)

Jassim Bin Mohammed Street


Tel: 00974 4424143

Al Wajbah Fort Qatar

Al Wajbah Fort
Al Wajbah, South West of Doha, Qatar

Al Wakrah Fort

Al Wakrah Fort
Al Wakrah, South of Doha, Qatar

Castles, Forts and Towers outside Doha: Al Kohr, Umm Salal Muhammad and Al Samariyah

Umm Salal Mohammed Fort

Umm Salal Mohammed Fort
Umm Salal Mohammed, Qatar

Burzan Towers Qatar

Burzan Towers
Umm Salal Mohammed, Qatar

Al Thughab Fort

Al Thughab Fort
North West Qatar

Marwab Fort Qatar

Marwab Fort
West Coast of Qatar

Al Zubarah Fort Qatar

Al Zubarah Fort
Al Zubarah, Qatar


Al Khor Tower
Al Khor, Qatar

Al-Shaghab Fort Qatar

Al-Shaghab Fort
North West Qatar

Al-Rakiyat Fort Qatar

Al-Rakiyat Fort
North West Qatar

Zekreet Fort

Zekreet Fort
Zekreet, West Qatar

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