Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Dubai

A trip to Dubai cannot be complete without understanding its rich heritage. The art and cultural activities in Dubai will give you an insight into the city's history, traditions, and artwork. While visiting the cultural attractions in Dubai would prove to be informative, attending its artsy events will leave you entertained. From cultural performances to historical monuments that give you a glimpse of the past, take a look at this list to know Dubai better. Include these in attractions in your itinerary for Dubai and have a great vacation.

Check the list of top places for art and culture in Dubai:

  1. #1 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 27158 itineraries
    Burj Khalifa

    Tags: Landmark, Entertainment, Architecture

    Address: 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:30 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Burj Khalifa, which used to be known as Burj Dubai before inauguration is the star attraction of Dubai. The reason? It is the tallest man-made structure in the world with 163 floors and a height of ar...Read more

  2. #2 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 26651 itineraries
    Burj Al Arab

    Tags: Landmark, Entertainment, Architecture

    Address: Jumeirah - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the best sky scrapers in Dubai, Burj Al Arab also the fourth tallest hotel in the world. It has been built in the shape of a sail of a ship. Burj Al Arab is a must visit for everyone who enters...Read more

  3. #3 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 23486 itineraries
    Emirates Tower

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Entertainment, Tower

    Address: Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    An architectural accomplishment and marvel, the Jumeirah Emirates Towers are a sight to behold. Towering over the Dubai skyline, the twin towers are 355 m (1,165 ft) and 309 m (1,014 ft) respectively....Read more

  4. #4 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 18674 itineraries
    Palm Islands

    Tags: Landmark, Entertainment, Leisure, Architecture

    Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The tree islands of Palm Jumeirah, the Palm Jebel Ali and the Palm Deira together form the shape of a palm. They are known as palm known as palm islands. Palm Islandsare well known all over the world....Read more

  5. #5 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 12234 itineraries
    Jumeirah Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Landmark, Architecture

    Address: Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, UAE

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Jumeirah Mosque in Dubai is a landmark mosque which offers guided tours to non-Muslims people (the only mosque to do so). This is done so as to promote cultural understanding. Organized by The She...Read more

  6. #6 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 10849 itineraries
    Dubai Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Architecture

    Address: Opp. Grand Mosque - Al Fahidi St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    One of the main museums in Dubai is the Dubai Museum. It is housed in the Al Fahidi Fort. The museum presents the traditional way of life of people in Dubai. There are also displays of art-e-facts and...Read more

  7. #7 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 3501 itineraries
    Saeed Al Maktoum House

    Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Al Shindagha, near Dubai Creek, Dubai

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House is a historic building and former residential quarters of the former ruler of Dubai, Saeed bin Maktoum Al Maktoum. The house is located along the Dubai...Read more

  8. #8 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 2047 itineraries
    Etisalat Tower

    Tags: Landmark, Tower, Architecture

    Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    For Architectural buffs as well as photography enthusiasts, the Etisalat Tower in Dubai is one stop they can’t miss. This 33 storied building is around 185 meters and the you need to see it to b...Read more

  9. #9 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 903 itineraries
    Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Gurudwara

    Address: Jebel ali, Al Muntazah Dubai United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 04:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Temple as the name suggests is a picturesque temple and is grand and charming in every sense of the word. Visit the destination and indulge in peace, serenity, and religiousness....Read more

  10. #10 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 2959 itineraries
    Palm Jumeirah

    Tags: Island, Architecture

    Address: Palm Jumeirah Dubai United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Palm Jumeirah is an artificial archipelago in the United Arab Emirates and is possibly one of the best attractions in the city. Visit the destination and be ready to be mesmerised by this one of a kin...Read more

  11. #11 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 645 itineraries
    Dubai Heritage Village

    Tags: Village, Architecture

    Address: Heritage Village, Dubai

    Timings: 08:30 am - 10:30 pm Details

    Dubai heritage village offers a closer look into the region’s traditional arts and customs. The destination is also very famous for its architecture that attracts thousands of travellers. The pl...Read more

  12. #12 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 616 itineraries
    Heritage House

    Tags: Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Al Khor Street, Al Ras Metro Station, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Nestled in one of the first urban sites in Dubai, the Heritage House was established by Mr. Matar Saeed bin Mazina in 1890.The idea was to provide a wide-ranging description of the nature of local tra...Read more

  13. #13 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 605 itineraries
    St. Mary's Catholic Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Oud Metha Street Opp. Indian High School Bur Dubai - Umm Hurair 2 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 05:00 am - 09:30 pm Details

    St. Mary's Catholic Church in Dubai is a charming church founded by Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum. He was the Vice President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E. The year was 1966 when they donated l...Read more

  14. #14 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Hindu Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: 11 60a St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    Discover this ancient Hindu Temple here where Dubai proves its biggest generosity through its one of the oldest temples on earth that has been exclusively devoted to the most prestigious Hindu gods Sh...Read more

  15. #15 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Dubai
    - Used in 3 itineraries
    Miraj Islamic Art Centre

    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: 582 Jumeira Beach Rd,Umm Suqeim 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

    The Miraj Islamic Art Centre is where you would be able to find an extensive array of interesting and unique Islamic art pieces that have been sourced from countries like Syria, Russia, Egypt, Iran, I...Read more