Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, inaugurated the renovated Al Shindagha Museum.
Sheikh Mohammed mentioned: “Our museums function cultural beacons that embody our heritage. We would like the world to know the story of Dubai and its historical past. Dubai has at all times been a hub for merchants and people in search of a greater life and can proceed to thrive as a middle of worldwide civilizations each culturally and humanitarianly.”
As we speak we inaugurated the Shindagha Museum in Dubai. It covers 80 historic homes within the Shindagha space. It consists of 22 residences. It accommodates varied collections courting from the center of the final century to 3000 years. Historical past is our id, our deal with, and our roots which enhance our connection and love for our homeland. pic.twitter.com/upIXXZGlu2
– HH Sheikh Mohammed (@HHShkMohd) March 6, 2023
Sheikh Mohammed ordered the Al Shindagha space, which covers an space of 310,000 sq. meters, to be changed into an open-air museum that tells the story of the emirate.
“Al Shindagha Museum performs a significant position within the preservation of tangible and intangible cultural heritage, which is the muse of any civilization. The museum embodies the formidable spirit of Dubai and paperwork its success tales,” added Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid, Chairman of the Dubai Tradition and Arts Authority.
We had been honored at present with @HHShkMohdthe inauguration of the AlShindagha Museum. Positioned within the historic district of Dubai, the museum tells the story of Dubai’s humble beginnings and displays the spirit, heritage and traditions of its individuals. pic.twitter.com/2EcLnfOUjj
– Latifa MR Al Maktoum (@LatifaMRM) March 6, 2023
Al Shindagha Museum Royal Tour
Sheikh Mohammed visited the varied sections of the museum and was briefed concerning the varied belongings on show, particularly the Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed part. The part is situated within the Al Maktoum Residence and archives the expertise of the late Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum and his position within the improvement of Dubai.
The nation’s vp was additionally briefed on the collections on the Al Maktoum Residence part, which showcases the heritage and achievements of Dubai’s ruling household, in addition to historic occasions which have taken place within the emirate over time.
The Al Shindagha Museum, situated within the Dubai Creek space, has 22 pavilions that embody 80 historic homes that showcase the event of Dubai and the UAE. The museum additionally supplies an area for funding and improvement initiatives associated to heritage and tradition.
The museum goals to draw over a million guests by 2025 and options collections from over 100 contributors.
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