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Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum

Palace, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
+971 3 751 7755
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“simple life” (7 reviews)
“worth a visit” (21 reviews)
“shows how” (5 reviews)
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Palace, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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+971 3 751 7755
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"simple life"
in 7 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"shows how"
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"interesting insight"
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"ruling family"
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"abu dhabi"
in 18 reviews
"sheikh zayed"
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"historical place"
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"guided tour"
in 5 reviews
"free entrance"
in 4 reviews
"arabic coffee"
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"local culture"
in 3 reviews
"al jahili fort"
in 6 reviews
"al ain oasis"
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"nice place to visit"
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"ruled"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

shaikh zayed making this museum very excellent and very easy for new visitor because there are nice security thanks

Thank Md A
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great pls e to visit for any culture ot8a national holder. As we were living in this great country for long years & baba Zayed is one of my father figure hero it was a great e experience learn of this great man and his...More

Thank Chandana P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Also known as the Al Ain Palace Museum, the Sheik Zayed Palace Museum is a well restored and well curated Museum which used to be the ancestral home of Sheik Zayed. Despite the age, it is astonishingly well restored and gives visitors a glimpse of...More

Thank Luc V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As you would expect it was a fort and home so as a museum it does not have extensive exhibits. Having said that the photos displayed and other items exhibited certainly give you a real life experience of the locals and "the British" explorer who...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a good educational activity, and it was interesting to see how the Emir lived prior to finding oil.

Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

You can go there and learn alot of history and to learn how the people lived back then. The staff was really friendly. We took loads of pictures to remember it by

Thank cmrnsmll77
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

It's old house or palace for Shikha Zayed who ruled Abu Dhabi untill 2004. Zayed palace museum before only a royal resident and after long time it's open for public in 1998 from that time museum famous for among travelle. Can see Zayed bed room...More

Thank d J
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This site presents an authentic home in early times in the UAE. A gallery of pictures introduces you to the sons of Sheikh Zayed.

Thank 423carlad
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

I enjoyed this visit to the palace for the surprisingly large space it took up...from the outside I did not think it was too spectacular, however once inside it was both fun and interesting to explore the various rooms and buildings. If you have the...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Every time a family member comes comes to visit I takes them to the museum because they can learn so much about Emirati culture

Thank Najd B
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Ioana A
1 August 2015|
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Response from alex198876 | Reviewed this property |
I'm 99% that it is open on Sunday…but I am not at home in UAE to check…I think Friday and Monday might be the closed days
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