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A living exhibition of the lifestyle and traditions of Bedouin and other cultures.
As featured in One Day in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 681 4455
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Reviewed yesterday

The village which was existing has been reconstructed and now contains some small museums and some typical artisanal shops.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 2 days ago

this was a pretty rundown installation that attempts to give you an idea of what the nomadic life in the desert might be like. There were some tired looking cows and goats, rudimentary displays, etc. You can walk down to the beach and get some...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good arrangement to explain the Arabic culture and the heritage of U A E. And a future vision also displayed. The sound and light program , display of heritage items make the visit interesting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Reuben97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting to see if you are not far away. Not much to do there. Some stalls were not manned when I was there

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Coastal19612056173
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a small village a bit outside of the main city center. You can use the taxi service to arrive and leave. The taxi service is all time available. The small village shows the history of VAE. It's very interesting. You can buy there handmade...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 563karlok
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don’t waste your time . Open until 9.30pm on a Friday but every where closed. Nothing to see of interest

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 6 October 2019

it was a museum about the history of emirates, we didn't enjoy it honestly, the toilet were dirty and smelly, i hope they make an improvement on it.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 29 September 2019

Nice to see some of the heritage. Nothing much to see or do. Nice access to the water on the back of it. Some ancient tools on display as well.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank hkustrg
Reviewed 28 September 2019 via mobile

A must do activity when you visit Abu Dhabi. Allow half a day and have visit each craft stall (especially the weaver who is a really friendly guy). Have lunch at the Arabic restaurant and the take a 5 minute taxi ride to the Emirates...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank A7517YSjohnc
Reviewed 25 September 2019

If you like history, it is an interesting stop. Shows you the way of life, way back when. Not a lot to do or see, but worth a visit if you like that sort of thing. There is a desert display, again, nothing fancy, about...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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9 November 2019|
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Response from Mohamed S | Reviewed this property |
it's free. If you have time just go and have an idea about the place before the last few decades modernisation
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5 September 2017|
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Response from gvtrips | Reviewed this property |
free of cost
13 November 2016|
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Response from LoganC519 | Reviewed this property |
Thank you