One of the oldest market places in the UAE. New and antique handicrafts, medicinal herbs, carpets, souvenirs.
The Souk al-Markazi, designed as a bazaar on a grand scale, is one of the most impressive landmarks of Sharjah. In two interconnected buildings there are more than 600 shops.
With over 250 species, the Aquarium showcases the variety of marine life native to the seas around the UAE. Opened in 2008, it covers an area of 6500 sq m.