Al Shindagha Museum Tickets


AED 100.00



AED 100.00



The Al Shindagha Museum tickets let you explore a theatre of the history and cultural legacy of the Emirates. It’s a cluster of houses, preserved very meticulously that house interactive experiences and displays telling you about the Emirati past. Travel back in time and learn about the legacy of the Dubai royal family. Experience traditional Emirati hospitality and savor their cuisine before you learn the secrets of how they make their fragrant perfumes. Learn about whom the Emiratis would trade with on your visit to this very interesting museum in the Dubai Creek area rich in history.

Tour Detail
Tour Duration: 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tour Availability: Daily
Adult Price: AED 
Child Price: AED 
Pick up & Drop: Optional
Pickup Time: Depending on availability

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Overview of Al Shindagha Museum Tour

The 21 houses that make up the pavilions here showcase the Emirati culture, heritage, and history in a fine presentation. The houses are located in the historic Al Shindagha district very close to the iconic Dubai Creek. The quaint alleys here are the perfect backdrop for a look into the Emirates’ history and culture presented through fine exhibits at the museum. A visit to the Al Shindagha Museum enlightens you about the cultural treasures of the Emirates, both tangible and intangible. What you experience at the Al Maktoum Residence and the Perfume House stand out. Here’s more.

The Al Maktoum Residence is a throwback to the life of the Emirati royals in the 19th century. It was once the residence of the kings of Dubai. The Perfume House is truly an unforgettable experience that not only tells you about how perfumes are made with natural ingredients and what significance the use of perfume holds in Emirati culture. The houses dedicated to traditional crafts, jewelry, food, and healthcare are no less intriguing. The museum sheds light on the Emirates’ history of trade and tells you about the region’s folklore.

You also know about how the climate here has influenced life in the region as well as various other aspects of the chequered past of the Emirates in a cutting-edge audio-visual presentation that uses sophisticated installations. You’ll particularly like the Dubai Creek Birth of City, Life on Land, the Children’s Pavilion, and the Culture of the Sea. Except for the Children’s Pavilion, the others tell about various aspects of how life has evolved in the United Arab Emirates.

You might feel a bit overwhelmed since there’s a lot to see here. The friendly guides here help you out. With them, you not only witness but understand the UAE. You form a deep understanding of the Emirati culture and tradition at the Al Shindagha Museum. Places like this make you realize that Dubai is more than just glamour and opulence. You explore the city beyond its skyscrapers and malls. The museum takes you back in time and you learn about the eventful journey of the Emirates.

Inclusions of Al Shindagha Museum Tickets

  • The entry tickets
  • Access to the 21 pavilions, the houses
  • A guide explaining the many displays and exhibits here
  • Return transfers if the option is selected

Al Shindagha Museum Highlights

  • Be enlightened about the past of the United Arab Emirates
  • The audio-visual presentations, the many art objects and displays, and the photographs spanning the 21 houses here are just amazing
  • The Al Maktoum Residence tells the story of the Dubai Royal Family and how their achievements transformed the UAE
  • Learn about why people in the UAE use perfumes and see how they are made
  • The region’s heritage, tangible and intangible is showcased here in a fine presentation
  • Admire a vast collection of jewelry and learn about the traditional healthcare practices of the Emirati people
  • The Children’s Pavilion here is an educational experience for your kids where they find the interactive storytelling sessions thoroughly enjoyable

Important Information

  • Please carry the Emirates ID or your passport since you’ll be asked to prove your identity at the entrance
  • You aren’t allowed to bring any food into the pavilions
  • Make sure that you don’t touch any of the exhibits
  • For a wholesome experience, do listen to the guide intently

Cancellation Policy

  • There shall be 100% cancellation charges if the tickets is cancelled.
  • Ticket date can’t be extended to replaced.

You may also like other similar attractions like Museum of the Future, Aya Universe, Madame Tussauds and Museum of Illusions in Dubai also if you like to have museum visits.

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Al Shindagha Museum Tickets FAQs

Is photography allowed inside the Al Shindagha Museum?

Yes, photography is allowed inside the museum. Therefore, you can carry your camera when visiting Al Shindagha. However, photography for commercial purposes is a strict no, especially without a prior permit.

Are kids allowed to enter the museum premises?

Yes, kids are allowed to enter the Al Shindagha Museum. Kids below five can visit for free, but others above five need separate tickets. Guardians must accompany their kids (for kids under 12).

When is the last entry allowed inside the museum?

The last entry inside the Al Shindagha Museum is allowed till 7 pm.

Do you provide transfer facilities with the tickets?

Transfer facilities are not included with the Al Shindagha Museum tickets. However, guests can book for private transfers with additional charges.

Is it compulsory to bring a valid ID proof?

Yes, guests must bring their Emirates ID or passport when coming to the museum.

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