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These are the best cultural venues in town based on their, FACILITIES and ARTISTIC QUALITY.
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Published: August  06, 2014

Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum's House

Visit the former home and government seat of the ruling Al Maktoum family, Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum's House, built in 1894 for the present rulerís grandfather and now preserved as a museum. Inside youíll see historic photographs, documents and furnishings, but the real thrill comes from stepping inside such a famous home, one of the oldest buildings in the city. The building is a classic example of domestic Arabian architecture, complete with picturesque wind towers to catch the cooling breezes blowing in off the Gulf. From the top floor you can catch panoramic views of Dubai's Creek and skyscrapers.

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Address :

Al Shindagha Rd, Al Khaleej Rd Bur Dubai, Dubai

Phone :

+971 4 393 7151
+971 4 393 7139

Schedule :

Sat - Thu: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm Fri: 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Published: August  06, 2014

Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum's House

Visit the former home and government seat of the ruling Al Maktoum family, Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum's House, built in 1894 for the present rulerís grandfather and now preserved as a museum. Inside youíll see historic photographs, documents and furnishings, but the real thrill comes from stepping inside such a famous home, one of the oldest buildings in the city. The building is a classic example of domestic Arabian architecture, complete with picturesque wind towers to catch the cooling breezes blowing in off the Gulf. From the top floor you can catch panoramic views of Dubai's Creek and skyscrapers.