Dubai opens phase 1 of Dubai Historical District
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has announced that Al Shindagha Museum has opened its doors to visitors, representing the first phase of the Dubai Historical District project.
Developed in collaboration between Dubai Culture which will manage the museum’s content and operations, Dubai Municipality, and Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism).Al Shindagha Museum is a heritage museum that connects Emiratis, residents, and visitors to the rich history of the UAE, embracing traditional values and revealing powerful continuities between past and contemporary Emirati identity.
It invites visitors to discover reminders of the UAE’s captivating past through innovative exhibitions, organised events, and specialised public-learning programmes.
One of the highlights of the new museum is the Perfume House, which is home to a multi-sensory perfume experience that showcases traditional and industrial perfume-making techniques that highlight local excellence.