Ruwi

Ruwi is a commercial hub and the main business area of Muscat, the capital of the Sultanate of Oman. Among the key attractions here is a variety of multi-confessional religious buildings, an interesting and informative National Museum, and a beautiful Clock Tower and Park.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a military history museum, located in the 150-year-old…

Church
The Sts. Peter and Paul Church is a religious building that is located in Ruwi, in the city of Muscat, the capital and largest city of the Sultanate of Oman, south of the .

Museum
is situated 3 km north of Ruwi. Photo: Ji-Elle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

College
Majan College in Muscat, , is located on a single campus in which is home to a multi-cultural academic community with more than a hundred multi-ethnic staff from various countries and a student population of over 3,500.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village in , in northeastern .

Village
is a village in , in northeastern . is situated 3½ km north of Ruwi.

Village
is a village in , in northeastern . is situated 3½ km northeast of Ruwi.

Ruwi

Latitude
23.5996° or 23° 35' 58.4" north
Longitude
58.5507° or 58° 33' 2.4" east
Open Location Code
7HMWHHX2+R7
United Nations Location Code
OM RWI
Elevation
31 metres (102 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1719816388
Geo­Names ID
286696
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Ruwī
  • Arabic: حي روي
  • Arabic: روي
  • Arabic: منطقة روي
  • Cebuano: Ruwi
  • Dutch: Ruwi
  • French: Ruwi
  • German: Ruwi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ruwi
  • Ruwī, روي, Ruwi, روي

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