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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a piece of history which can be experienced in the present. It captures the soul of Etihad (unity) at the founding of the Emirates as a state. Calm, quiet and a peaceful setting. Informative yet not overwhelming.

Thank PAR506
Reviewed August 31, 2018

If visiting Al Jahili fort, this makes a good follow-on attraction, it is only5 minutes away and open 2 hours later than the fort. It was the home of Sheik Zayed's family, he himself was born there form here you can trace the journey of...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The Al Ain Palace Museum is located on the edge of Al Ain Oasis on its western side, the former home of the founder of the United Arab Emirates, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and a centre for political and social activities....More

Thank alkaabi4422
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Go back to the roots of Abu Dhabi, this fascinating insight into how it began is well worth a visit, it adjoins the Oasis and gives a real look into the history of Abu Dhabi. The Al Nayan family tree is truly amazing, and the...More

Thank Cathieogilvie
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Been to the great white mosque of abudhabi it was such a huge mosque and good place to visit. Abudhabi is great place to go after dubai

Thank raedsaud
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

It’s castle for highnes from alain they live a long time like more 200 year I recommend to see the history off alain

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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Good to be there it was very helpful and interesting entrance is free with a little lot of details next to alain oasis and if the weather is nice you will enjoy it more

Thank Sinan S
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. The security guard gave us a tour, which was very interesting. Most of it is reproduction. Nevertheless, you get a sense of what life would have been like for the ruling family when they resided here all those decades ago.

Thank Savy_Sydney_Lily
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Great pls e to visit for any culture ot8a national holder. As we were living in this great country for long years & baba Zayed is one of my father figure hero it was a great e experience learn of this great man and his...More

Thank Chandana P
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Also known as the Al Ain Palace Museum, the Sheik Zayed Palace Museum is a well restored and well curated Museum which used to be the ancestral home of Sheik Zayed. Despite the age, it is astonishingly well restored and gives visitors a glimpse of...More

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Ioana A
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I'm 99% that it is open on Sunday…but I am not at home in UAE to check…I think Friday and Monday might be the closed days
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