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Al Jahili Fort

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 666 4442
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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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+971 2 666 4442
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"photo exhibition"
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"wilfred thesiger"
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"round tower"
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"wedding cake"
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"information desk"
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"excellent exhibition"
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"cooling system"
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"summer residence"
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"arabic coffee and dates"
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"closed on mondays"
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"information centre"
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"history lesson"
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"rotana hotel"
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"quick visit"
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"free entry"
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"worth a visit"
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"an interesting place to visit"
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The building it self another type you gonna discovered by your experts eyes The Story of the place you gonna be more excited when you head about Mubarak bin London Make a search you Will know See you there

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Reviewed 18 December 2016

Visited - Dec Al Jahili Fort is located inside the Jahili Park,constructed in the 1890, its huge and has alot of chambers and quaters, but what will amaze you most, is the Photo Gallery ! this place has pictures starting from traders place to discovery...More

Thank Aditi J
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Was interesting seeing the fort, but otherwise there was not much to do surrounding the fort. Is a good pass time though.

Thank jodz-m
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

A nice fort showing Arabic culture good for family friends visits. It shows the description on SZ family. Good and informative fort. Must visit.

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Al Jahili Fort is located right in the middle of the city of Al Ain close to the public gardens. It is surrounded by several oasis which are themselves graded as a UNESCO site. The fort has stood for more than a century guarding the...More

Thank lotuseaters8
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

I walked to see this because I was staying across the street at the Rotana Hotel. The buildings are empty, and the brochure is available only in Arabic, so if you speak only English you won't learn much. It was nice to see the fort...More

Thank Lin0515
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

When you visit The Jahli Park in Al Aink you are able to enjoy two attractions, The Al Jahli Park and The Al Jahili Fort. It is amazing the construction of this and other forts here in the Middle East from sandstone. This two for...More

2  Thank kanbaatar
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have a walk around just before sunset for some magical photos - impressive structure and history. Set along side a lovely relaxing park.

Thank JDG1972
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is a recently restored fort in the centre of Al Ain right next to the oasis. It has really been done well with all attempts to keep it original. There is a great little museum on Wilfred Thessiger and then you can look around...More

1  Thank Chris F
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We could not get in just only for a sneak peak...but not much to see in the inside as far as I could judge. Wasn't impressed at all. The building exterior looks great from the outside though and the park around it really worths a...More

Thank Shabba S
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abudhabiholly5
3 December 2015|
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Response from wildlfower777 | Reviewed this property |
Al Jahli Fort is a museum in the heart of the park in Al Ain. It is a restored military fort not a seaport I hope i have answered your question and I have helped you somehow...Thank you.
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