Top 5 Unique Museums In Dubai

  • -Dec 03, 2021
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Dubai is known for its wealth, oils, skyscrapers, and beautiful nightlife. It also holds records for having countless unique structures. These structures also comprise some of the best and unique museums which have been described below:


1. Etihad Museum


Spread over 25,000 sqm, Eithad Museum is one of the architectures that beautifully captures the history of the UAE. By getting the full view of this whole gallery, you get to explore how Dubai was formed and whom. That is why it is built in the same place where the constitution was signed in 1971.


The unique white architecture in the shape of the constitution was designed by Canadian architects Teshima and Moriyama. Here you can see exhibitions, maps, interactive videos that show us about history. You’ll be actually impressed by how educational they are!


Location: 1 Jumeriah St Dubai UAE



2. House of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum


This museum was built in the year 1896, which was initially the home of the ruler Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum and his children. This museum will portal you back to the ruler’s reign and his life.


At the exhibit in the Sheikh Mohammed palace in Zabeel, you will find an impressive collection of the numerous artefacts from the period of the rule of Sheikh Saeed Mohammed, as well as some of his used personal artefacts. Some of the possessions include Coins, photographs, jewellery and stamps.


Location: Al Fahidi - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


3. Coffee Museum


Coffee Museum is a one of a kind place to discover the roots of Dubai. With countless artefacts and antique things, one can enjoy both the coffee and the knowledge that is being drafted by them. It is built inside historic buildings and gives all its tourists the chance to live inside old Dubai.


The coffee brewing sessions here are a must for coffee lovers!


Location: Historical Neighborhood, Bastakiya, Villa 44 - Al Hisn St - Al Fahidi - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


4. The Museum Of The Future


This museum will avert your attention with its bizarre architecture. Some people call it an eye, some name it as a Torus representing the future, giant hula hoop, a doughnut is part of locals reference. Call it what you want but this looming construction project which is still in progress is definitely a head-turner.


 According to the architects, the solid part of the museum represents the knowledge that we already have and the hole represents the knowledge that we do not know yet i.e. the future.



Location: Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade Centreالتجاري الأولي - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


5. Women’s Museum


Women’s Museum located in Deira close to Dubai gold souks, The house is also called Bait al Banat that literally translates to the Girl’s home.


The museum is a perfect portrayal of how Emirati women have contributed to society and are still continuing the roles. Honoring the value and hard work of women from different facets of life from both past and present is this museums’ masterpiece.


Location: Al Sabkha, Gold Souq, Near - Al Khor Street - Deira - Dubai - United Arab Emirates