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Emirates National Auto Museum

Hameem, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #25 of 71 Attractions in Abu Dhabi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
Traveler Description: Emirates National Auto Museum is an exhibition of private cars collected by Hamad bin Hamad Al Nahyan, one of the sheikhs of the UAE who is known as... more »
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This place is amazing for car lovers. Before entering the museum you will see a huge land Rover defender which is about 2 story high. Once you enter the museum you will be amazed by the amount of cars there, they have all the cars in the world from old to new. This place is a must to visit

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Dubai
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Can't miss the huge house on wheels at the entrance of the pyramid-shaped museum! Makes for a fun day out with kids though the location is very remote. We drove to it on our way back from Sir Baniyas Island to Dubai! Amazing collection of vintage and modified cars!

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It contains, old and unique modified cars for ride lovers, it is located outside of Abu Dhabi City, with amazing collection of rare and unique cars.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Yes, this place is for car lovers and for those who have the decency to appreciate people's passion for cars/automobiles and for those who want to see something out of the ordinary.....and for those fun seekers, please seek fun elsewhere and stop complaining if you happen to visit this place whithout knowing what is offers at the first place!! So... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This museum is set in the midst of the desert and contains many vehicles which have been gathered over a number of years in the UAE and surrounding countries. The layout is not brilliant and many cars are not even cleaned after being dropped off a transporter. The huge scale caravans (one in the shape of the globe) are amazing... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

If you are interested in cars, this is definitely for you. We had noticed the sign boards along the roadside on our numerous trips to Liwa, but it was only once we saw the museum featured on Top Gear UK that we decided to stop over and take a look. The monster Jeep was what caught our attention. Unfortunately we... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

so we expected this to be miles away from Abu Dhabi but we did not think it was too far - about 40 minutes. Not much to look at from the outside but a very nice surprise inside. Lots of beautiful cars from the 1920's through to 2009. A very eclectic collections - from gorgeous Mercedes "Pagoda" through to a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We went there with my 2 little children. We had to pay 50Dhs/adult (about 16USD), child free to enter the museum. It was a really huge car private collection belonged to the ex PM of the UAE. Various types of cars, especially trucks, caravan, not many super modern race cars as used be imagined about luxury car collection. Owner seemed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This was actually quite easy to find. Having spent many hours lost in Abu Dhabi I was relieved that it did show up on my Sat Nav, don't expect any signs to help you though! The museum itself is worth seeing, although, like many attractions out here, the dial 'finish' is disappointing. There are cars, but the only information on... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The 30-foot high Dodge pickup and the amazing royal family's caravan that it pulls are worth the entire trip. So are the rainbow Mercedes Benz collection. The location is out in the desert, but the cars are truly right down-town. I really enjoyed the very old steamer. Considering roads were a novelty here until the 1960s, this is a truly... More

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