Al Musawkaf Market

General information

Al Musawkaf is one of the traditional markets in the city of Unaizah, Al-Qassim. It was built in 1428 AH near the old Al Musawkaf Market, which was removed in 1394 AH.
Located near Al-Bassam Heritage House, the market was built in the old style, containing a yard surrounded by arcades built of mud. The 5000 square meter market has several sections, namely:
  • Shops
  • Popular majlises
  • Open majlis
  • Exhibition hall
  • Administrative offices
  • Restaurants
  • Museum

In addition, the Al Musawkaf Traditional Festival is held annually in the market, with the aim of commemorating the old market and preserving traditional folklore.