The Dubai Heritage Village, Dubai

(1.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Experience the traditional way of life in the emirate at The Dubai Heritage Village. Established in 1997, the attraction preserves a sense of the old Dubai through life-size reconstructions of stone buildings and tents laid out in a traditional village setting. A range of demonstrations and exhibits introduce you to numerous aspects of the cultural heritage of the region. Discover the ancient agricultural methods used by inhabitants of the region, traditional medical practices, and techniques used to make handicrafts, such as pots, jewelry, and whistles. Pick up some interesting souvenirs at the onsite shops selling pottery, sweets, and other traditional items. Work out when and for how long to visit The Dubai Heritage Village and other Dubai attractions using our handy Dubai itinerary builder.
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  • Date unknown. It is a museum on the history of Dubai, Dubai which is built in a short time, amazing evolution!
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  • I really love this place because it's an open area where you can feel the authenticity of the old life of Dubai. They have some ladies making fresh flat Bread called rigag and sweets like legemat. I r...  more »
  • The Dubai Heritage Village is a beautiful opportunity to explore the history of the Arab Emirates. When you see the today's city of Dubai, one can not imagine, how you lived before the oil boom there. When you get close to the Dubai Creek, you should but 1-2 hours to take time for the heritage village.
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