• Monday - Sunday 9.00 - 18.00
  • info@vjcyber.com

Dubai Museum - Details and complete information for tourists

The most popular and wonderful Museum of Dubai, The Dubai Museum is made inside the Al Fahidi Fort. Al Fahidi Fort is built in 1787 and is the oldest building on the soil of Dubai. The purpose of opening this fort was to promote and preserve the traditions of old Dubai. The Museum was opened in 1971 for common public by the ruler of Dubai. The museum contain heritage of many years but specially cover the era of eighteenth century.

dubai museum creek

The museum consist of local antiques but also contain the antiques which were imported from around the world for the purpose of trade. These includes the antiques from Asia, Europe and Africa. The museum have dioramas which highlight the life of Arab living in Dubai before the oil era. Geographically museum is located in Al Fahidi area Bur Dubai. The total area of museum is 4000 squares meters.

dubai museum tower

Al Fahidi Fort is constructed as a square structure. On the three sides of fort there is towers constructed. Internal halls line three of the fort walls. One hall is at the main gate and houses the ticket office, while the others contain a collection of old weapons and arms from different historical periods along with a model of the city in 1820 AD. Traditional musical instruments are also displayed next to a video of folkloric music.

Inside Dubai Museum

The entrance for galleries is located in the tower on the south western side of the fort. The first section of the Galleries displays the maps of old Dubai. When a person enter from the tower will have to cross the spiral stairs of the fort and then reach the first gallery of maps. A video room which was updated in 2007 is located next to the maps room. This video is beautifully made to show the difference life of Dubai people before oil era and after oil era. Next to the video room dioramas of Pre-oil era is located. The first thing found is deck of a dhow. After that there is retail shops which always fill with buyers and sellers. Going ahead in street one can easily find a mosque model and houses along with dates farms camels and other animals. In the last take one back 3000BC to Al Qusais. Here are tombs, an excavated skeleton, and an archaeologist. All the way sounds, visual effects and electronic guides accompany the dioramas.

shops at dubai museum

In short the museum have a lot of information and activities for the visitors. If one want to know the old heritage of Dubai must visit this beautiful museum. The Ticket of Dubai Museum for the adult is AED 3 while for children under 6 is AED 1 only. The museum provide the free tourism Guidance to the tourists. The museum remain open from Saturday to Friday from 8:30 AM to 8:30 PM. While on Friday it open 02:30 PM to 08:30 PM.

dubai museum inside foodshop

If one want to reach the museum from bus can use Ghubaiba or Fahidi bus stations nearby. One can also reach through the metro station of Ghubaiba or Fahidi.

outer view of dubai museum

coffee shop of dubai museum

Super User

       Jasim Mushtaq is the founder member of UAE Tours and Travels and dedicatedly working for the improvement of this blog.

https://www.vjcyber.com Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Login to post comments

Our Google Plus

Best Tours and Dubai Desert Safari

The website is all about United Arab Emirates travels and tours, and will guide the users how to best make up there holidays in all states of UAE. The website will provide information of Tours and Travels, and help the users to explore the UAE and other parts of world.

Get Best Price Quotations of Dubai Desert Safari and Tours

 

Ask for Best Quotation of any of Our tours of Dubai, and around the World, we will tell you the best price

for all tours specially, Desert Safari Dubai, UAE Cities Tours, UAE Mountain Tours and other tours.

Get a Quote

 

Best Tours Blogs

Our Blogs will provide, the value able information regarding all the tours and travels of beautiful places of Dubai and UAE. We love to share best information.


Desert Safari Dubai Blog
Evening Desert Safari Dubai

We will assure the quality the best of our tours and travels blogs in order to make the time of our readers valuable, and full of information. We have tried to be focused on the categories of blogs and made them limited, so that it must be user friendly for our readers and easily searchable.

Our Desert Safari Blogs provides the customers and readers information about activities and things to do in the desert and in order to make there trips and tours more valuable and the best. The information will guide the tourists, what to do and how to do in desert. These blogs will also focus on the safety of the tourists, and will tell how to secure your tour, health wise and and financially.

The blog will cover all kind of desert safari tours including morning desert safari tour, Evening desert safari tour, Over night desert safari, Dinners in Deserts, Valuable places in Desert, and will also help to guide with the activities of what to do in the desert. It will also focus you to help how to choose your tour operator and how much you need to pay, for the tours of your choice.


Beaches in Dubai
Beaches around the world

This section will not only cover the beaches of Dubai and other states of UAE, but will also cover the beaches around the world for the best information of the clients and Readers. It will help them best, to plan the tours around the world on different beaches.

Nature is beautiful and it is up to you to find out which one is more beautiful, and best match for your requirements of traveling. Our maximum effort is to bring the most valuable information, and factual material regarding specific beaches. If you are planning for the tour on the beaches then this information may helps you, and make your trip more valuable.

Our blog will cover all the information regarding beaches around the world. This part of blog is not specific to UAE, because of the users interest we will also cover the beaches around the globe. Our blog will provide you with the pictures and information of best beaches tours, around the world. We hope you will like to travel one of these and find our information useful for you to travel and tour there.


Mountains in United Arab Emirates
Mountains in Dubai

Our clients and readers always surprise when listen from us tours of mountain in Dubai. Yes! there are mountains in Dubai, and some of them are as near as in fifty kilometers radius of Dubai. These mountains are very easily accessible for Tourists.

The mountains are on the eastern part of United Arab Emirates and Oman. The users have very less information about these mountains, and our best effort is to aware our users with the mountains of UAE. The activities of these mountains includes from camping at night, moon sighting and cooking by there own. These are low cost trips in Dubai and UAE.

The atmosphere of these mountains are cool, and temperature is less on mountains. When you are in the desert of Arab and found a cool place there will be no more pleasurable things then this. These mountains also contains flora and fauna and fossils of animals. Also it provides cool and pleasant environment outside of a very busy city of Dubai.


Cities of United Arab Emiraes
City tour of Dubai

When it comes to the cities of United Arab Emirates the name and count is not important. Who don't know about Dubai and Abu Dhabi? But do you know about the other five states of United Arab Emirates, which includes Sharja, Al-Ain, Ajman, Fujairah, and Um-al Quwain.

Most of the people know about Dubai but don't know what to do in Dubai? On daily bases our blogs will introduce you with new activities in the City of Dubai. What it have for you? and where you must go when you are visiting the City of Dubai.

This Blog will also make you familiar with the other states of the United Arab Emirates. Most of the people when visiting Dubai ,only come back from Dubai or maximum from Abu Dhabi but not visit other states of UAE. We will make you aware of these states.

Commitment for Best Tours and Travel Blogs

 

We promise our readers to give valuable information for there, Best Tours in our “ Blogs ” section. These Blogs related to UAE, Dubai and other part of world which are famous for Best Tours.