Buy City Pass

Included in City Pass
Free access to this and many other attractions.

Book now

incl. VAT and service fees, free shipping via e-mail

Coin Museum

Enjoy FREE entry visiting the Coin Museum with your Dubai City Pass!

Coin Museum

The Coin Museum is located in a traditional built house of the heritage village and was opened in 2004.
Discover coins of various currencies used in the different historical eras. The museum provides touch-screens through which you will have access to detailed information about the coins. This includes the shape & size, the date and method of minting, the meaning of the engravings as well as the metal used to produce the coin. Learn more about Dubai’s history and the different eras like the Rashidun Caliphate, Umayyad Caliphate and Abbasid Caliphate. The museum is divided into eight main display rooms, one of them also exhibiting coins minted in Iraq, the Islamic Orient region, North Africa and Andalusia. Admire an exhibition of about 470 rare coins from different eras.

Opening hours Coin Museum 

Sunday to Thursday: 8.00 am – 2.00 pm 

Opening hours during Ramadan (approx. May – June):
Sunday to Thursday: 9.00 am – 1.30 pm 

Closed: Friday and Saturday 

Address Coin Museum 

Address:
Dubai Heritage Village
Bur Dubai
Dubai 

Direction Coin Museum 

Bus: to station Ghubaiba
Metro: to station Ghubaiba 

Special conditions of use Coin Museum

The museum is currently closed for maintenance.

During Ramadan (5.5-4.6.2019) there may be deviations or missing opening hours. We kindly ask you to take this into consideration.

Highlights Coin Museum 

  • Exhibition of rare coins
  • Coins from neighbor countries

Near Coin Museum 

  • Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood
  • Traditional Architecture Museum
  • Textile Souq

Learn more about currencies used in the past with your Dubai City Pass!