Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, Al Ain

4.3
#2 of 16 in Museums in Emirate of Abu Dhabi
Visit the former home of the late founder of the nation at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum. Built in 1910, the palace displays striking architecture, with large courtyards and tiered towers located within high palace walls. A museum since 1998, the palace showcases art contemporary to the rule of Sheikh Zayed, tells the story of his political and private biography, and details what life was like at the palace. Tour the grounds and enjoy the exhibits, which are set across multiple ornate majlis (rooms for receiving visitors). Plan a trip to Al Ain easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • This activity was part of our roadtrip (organized by GetYourGuide from Dubai). Very well preserved monument, explanations by our perfect guide in order to better understand the place and culture of this country. This is one of the must-haves.
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  • Thinking this was a museum to honor Sheikh Zayed (the father of the UAE) and his family, we were expecting more than just a few empty rooms with no information. The place was completely empty, we only...  more »
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