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Grand Mosque Dubai

Grand Mosque Dubai

The Grand Mosque in Dubai, which can accommodate about 1200 persons, is said to be one of the largest mosques in the United Arab Emirates. It was originally built in 1900 as a ‘Quranic’ school for children, but was rebuilt in 1998. Restoration of many monuments is undertaken, but this is a beautiful example of […]

Heritage House

Heritage House

The Heritage House which was originally the home of a wealthy Iranian merchant was built in 1890. In 1910, it became the home of Sheikh Ahmed bin Dalmouk, a famous pearl merchant of Dubai. The Heritage House which is located on the Deira side of Dubai Creek contains two floors that overlook an authentic Arabian […]

Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House

Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House

The Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House is a historical building that was the residence of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum, the former ruler of Dubai. The building which is located along the Dubai Creek was established around 1894 as the seat of the Al Maktoum family. Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum was the ruler of Dubai from […]

Dubai Museum

Dubai Museum

The Dubai Museum which is the main museum of Dubai is located in the Al Fahidi Fort. The fort, which was built in 1787, is the oldest building in Dubai and it once guarded the landward approaches to the town. The museum was inaugurated by the ruler of Dubai in 1971 with the sole aim […]

Jumeirah Mosque

Jumeriah Mosque

Dubai attractions take pride of the inclusion of the Jumeriah Mosque to the long line of the city’s tourism assets. The mosque boasts of its impressive modern and Islamic architecture as it becomes one of the most photographed spot in Jumeirah. This was built entirely of stone in medieval Fatimid lines which makes it especially […]