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Glow-in-the-dark $8 million park to open in Dubai

Dubai Municipality has invested a cool $8 million into a glow-in-the-dark park which is slated to open 16 December 2015.

Dubai.
Dubai. Image by Rob Oo / CC BY 2.0

‘Dubai Garden Glow’ at Zabeel Park will feature illuminated installments inspired by world wonders such as the Maasai Mara and Amsterdam’s famous tulips, as well as replicas of iconic UAE landmarks from a miniature Burj Khalifa to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque made using 90,000 porcelain cups, plates and spoons. The garden hopes to attract around 5000 visitors per day and will feature an education area for children as well as a world food market. Read more: arabianbusiness.com