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Launched in 2010, Al Majaz Park is a prominent attraction located in front of Khalid Lake in the Al Majaz district of Sharjah. The park is a complete family destination with an array of entertainment activities. Covering an area of 231,000 sq. ft., Al Majaz Waterfront Park features a mini-golf course, lush green landscapes, jogging and walking tracks, a Splash Park, dining options and so much more. The park recently underwent an AED 100 million renovation project to accommodate more recreational facilities and attractions for visitors.
Developed by Shurooq, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Al Majaz Waterfront Park is a scenic spot with activities and entertainment for visitors of all ages. Here are some basic details including Al Majaz Park location and timings.
- Al Majaz Park Sharjah Location: Al Majaz Park, Beside Al Taqwa Mosque, Corniche St, Al Majaz, Al Majaz 2, Sharjah
- Al Majaz Park Sharjah Timings: 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mini Golf at Al Majaz Park Sharjah is suitable for all age groups and so, it can turn out to be a perfect family activity as well as a fun pastime with friends. Golf enthusiasts can visit the 18-hole golf course to test their skills and improve their putting skills.
- Mini Golf Ticket Price: AED 15 for kids (7 years to 12 years) | AED 25 for adults (12 years above)
- Mini Golf Timings: 09:00 am to 12:00 pm (daily)
SHARJAH MUSICAL FOUNTAIN
The spectacular Sharjah Fountain in Al Majaz Waterfront is a major attraction in the park. The Al Majaz Park Fountain can propel water up to 100 metres high. The fountain is also fitted with a sound system and laser techniques which create a beautifully choreographed spectacle in the evenings.
WALKING AND JOGGING TRACK
The walking and jogging tracks in Al Majaz Park are ideal for outdoor fitness activities. Walks here are very relaxing because of the soothing greenery, sweet-smelling flowers, chirping birds and the views of the glistening Khalid Lagoon.
FACILITIES FOR CYCLING
Al Majaz Waterfront Park Sharjah is a haven for cyclists as there is a helpful bike rental service for their convenience. The cycling track in Al Majaz Park surrounds the Khalid Lake, offering a beautiful view of the water. Tenants living in rental apartments in Al Majaz find this fitness activity particularly refreshing.
AL MAJAZ SPLASH PARK
The Al Majaz Splash Park Sharjah is spread across an area of 800 sq. m. Made to cater to kids up to 12 years of age, the shallow aquatic park is the first of its kind in the region. The Splash Park in Al Majaz also offers easy wheelchair access to ensure that every kid gets to enjoy their trip to the park. Wheelchair access at the Splash Park encourages people of determination to also be physically active.
- Al Majaz Splash Park Ticket Price: AED 30
- Al Majaz Splash Park Timings: 10:00 am to 06:00 pm (Saturday to Wednesday) | 09:00 am to 12:00 pm (Thursday & Friday)
ALWAN CREATIVITY CENTRE
Alwan Creativity Centre for kids is a place where the young ones can interact with each other and make new friends. It is a go-to place for families who live in the neighbourhood of Al Majaz. At Alwan, children can learn new things and indulge in fun activities including observing art at the handicraft corner, listening to stories, using the computer and enjoying sports in a healthy environment. Kids who are below the age of four are required to be accompanied by a guardian.
- Alwan Centre Ticket Price:
- Ticket for kids above four years: AED 40 for the first hour | AED 20 for each additional hour after the first hour
- Ticket for kids below four years: AED 85 per hour
EVENTS AT AL MAJAZ PARK
Al Majaz Waterfront is considered the main venue for Eid events and other celebrations in Sharjah round the year. The place is a highlight of the Sharjah Light Festival and attracts tourists with various other cultural events and performances hosted at the open-air amphitheater.
MARAYA ART PARK
The park also houses The Sculpture Park and the Children’s Art Park sections of Maraya Art Park. The Art Park hosts different art exhibitions and displays a large collection of artworks by many internationally recognized artists, designers and architects.
THE TOUR TRAIN
Those who want to explore the whole park, but find it difficult to cover it on foot, can take a spin around the park on the family train. Visitors can also choose to have a private Abra ride to enjoy the splendid views of Khalid Lagoon and the lush green lawns.
RESTAURANTS IN AL MAJAZ PARK
The food court in Al Majaz Park faces the fountain at the banks of the Khalid Lagoon and covers a large area of 4,700 sq. m. There are a number of popular restaurants and food kiosks at the park including Shakespeare and Co., Illy’s Caffe, Tim Hortons, Al Fanar Restaurant and more. Those wanting to explore some of the best restaurants in Sharjah can visit the place to have a culinary adventure.
AL TAQWA MOSQUE
The park is home to a beautiful mosque called Al Taqwa Mosque which offers spacious prayer areas for men and women. It also offers facilities for wudu along with clean public toilets. The mosque has a splendid architectural design that represents the richness of Arabic culture.
There is also another popular and beautiful mosque in the neighbourhood called Al Noor Mosque which is only a 3-minute drive away from the park.
There are more than 1000 parking spaces in Al Majaz Park where visitors can park their vehicles safely.
Al Majaz Waterfront Park is a wholesome recreational spot for families in Sharjah. There are many other parks in Sharjah that offer refreshing outdoor entertainment options to visitors. Adventureland Sharjah and Desert Park Sharjah are some of the most popular leisure attractions that visitors and residents love to explore. National Park Sharjah is also listed among plenty of other options for outings.