Abu Dhabi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Abu Dhabi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Abu Dhabi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Abu Dhabi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Abu Dhabi. Explore the historical monuments of Abu Dhabi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Abu Dhabi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Abu Dhabi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Abu Dhabi landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Abu Dhabi.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Abu Dhabi | Added 44858 times in trip plans
Al Maqtaa - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
09:00 am - 10:00 pm
The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is a solemn and important religious site in Abu Dhabi. It is a very serene place of worship. It also has the distinction of being the Eighth largest mosque in the world. The mosque has been noted for its construction that focusses on its durability and strength. The building thus symbolizes tremendous power through its...
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Al Ain City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Al Jahili Fort is a truly historical building for Dubai. In a land where the desert prevailed and not too many permanent structures existed, the Al Jahili fort stood and stood strong for many years. Built in 1898, this fort was important from the point of view of defence as well as habitation as all the resources were at hand. Once, it was the site...
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Zayed the First St, Al Hosn - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
04:00 pm - 11:00 pm
What’s a better place to learn about the city’s culture than visiting the building from where it all started. Qasr Al Hosn is just that! Not only is it the oldest building in town but it also signifies its very first establishment. Yes, the today’s ‘White Fort’ when built in 1761 was a mere conical watchtower for citiz...
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The Heritage Heartland of UAE is worth visiting just for the tremendous anthropological and cultural significance this site holds. The UNESCO has declared a large area on the way from UAE to Oman As a World Heritage Site. This includes 6 oases which were once hubs of trade and culture.
Some really amazing artefacts from the Bronze Age as well as ot...