At this outdoor museum, you can delve into Dubai's maritime history and learn about the harsh realities of life as a pearl diver and the...
Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House
This grand courtyard house served as the residence of Sheikh Saeed, the grandfather of current Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid,...
This exhibit raises the humble camel to celebrity status. It explains how and why the animals are held in such high regard in Arabian...
This traditional Creekside hangout is perfect for watching the sunset over a juice and mezze, but to see it at its bustling best you...
Shindagha Historic District · interesting places nearby
Heritage Village information
This outdoor museum is a well-meaning attempt at recreating a village from pre-oil times and features various styles of houses (coastal and mountain), a small souq, historic exhibits and crafts stations. From October to April, there are occasionally activities and demonstrations, although most of the time the place seems sadly neglected.