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Address: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 02 681 4455
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Description: A living exhibition of the lifestyle and traditions of Bedouin and other...
A living exhibition of the lifestyle and traditions of Bedouin and other cultures.
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Depends on the day/time of year..

We've visited a few times, sometimes there is lots to see others it's quite deserted. Weekends in winter are probably best if you want to get the most out of it. It's quite small... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

We've visited a few times, sometimes there is lots to see others it's quite deserted. Weekends in winter are probably best if you want to get the most out of it. It's quite small so won't take too much time and is a nice break/contrast from the opposing mall.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

This is a little Gem which will explain the origin of the great city which is Abu Dhabi & all is rich history in its entirety, The place will give you historical artefact as well as some examples of local produce & well worth seeing!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Demonstrates Abu Dhabi heritage, but not something that would stay with for a long time. It's free, and it takes approx. 1hr to go around it so go and have a look.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

the heritage Village in Dubai is situated on the creek; the Dubai metro and bus services at Al Ghubaiba are right at the site,offering excellent access to the Village. This shows the older , original part of Dubai, and has various exhibitions of how life used to be. There is also a calligraphy museum, and the house of a previous... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

we went here as part of our tour, Not too impressed just few things in the little hut like areas. I think if you are interested in old age history it would be good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The heritage village is quite uninspiring - its mostly empty which doesn't help. The workshops are lack-lustre and there is no explanation and though the people there are happy to talk the explanations are fairly basic and often there are not around. The stores are selling tourist trinkets rather than anything that seems to be traditional craft.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Excellent place for tourist or expat to go to visit one of the nicest place of the traditional life of UAE citizens in the years 1960 ... the old style , of the life in the desert , the way to work with stones , traditional carpet , a little museum inside explaining the old life of Abu dhabi with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

One of the few places you can get some sense of history, not only with the buildings but also the artifacts inside. Very hot to visit in August!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Nice place. You can see how the life was. Also you can see camels! It has a wonderful view at Cornice and the skyscrapers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Nice place to visit, highly recommended. Restaurant inside complex is nice and have good food and service. Reasonable prices. Choose fall or winter to visit. Best is Oct-March. August is way yo hot yo be walking around.

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