Museum in Breakwater & Around

Abu Dhabi Heritage Village

This reconstructed village gives an insight into the pre-oil era in the UAE – a life that is still in evidence in many parts of the Arabian Peninsula to this day. The walled complex includes all the main elements of…
Museum in Al Khalidiya & Around

Zayed Centre for Studies & Research

This eclectic collection of artefacts and personal memorabilia documents the life of Sheikh Zayed, the founding father of the Emirates. The collection is housed in a rare assembly of old villas sporting traditional …
Museum in Sheikh Zayed Mosque & Around

Miraj – The Museum

Showcasing beautiful objects from around the Islamic world, including Persian carpets, calligraphy, ceramics and textiles, this private, museum-quality collection is open for view, with some pieces also for sale. It…
Museum in Breakwater & Around

Miraj Islamic Centre

Carpets, textiles, jewellery, sculpture and calligraphy are among the artworks from around the Islamic world displayed at this gallery, which also has great views of Emirates Palace from its rooftop cafe.
Gallery in Breakwater & Around

Barakat Gallery

This exclusive private gallery, with branches in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles and Mayfair, London, houses some exquisite artefacts. With a heritage of over 100 years as art dealers, the family-run business has contrib…
Museum in Saadiyat Island

Abu Dhabi Louvre

The Abu Dhabi Louvre, designed by Jean Nouvel, is expected to open in late 2016. Already the theme of palm-tree shading is detectable in the elaborate filigree dome, whose geometric openings are intended to represen…