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Traditional Architectural Museum

Enjoy FREE entry to the traditional Architectural Museum with your Dubai City Pass!

Traditional Architecture Museum

The building belonging to Sheikh Juma bin Maktoum Al Maktoum is located in the historical district, Al Shindagha and was constructed in 1928. The house is viewed as one of the best examples of traditional architecture and even just looking at the façade as well as the exterior part of the house is worth a visit. For the construction traditional materials like corals, stone, plaster, teak wood and trunks of palm trees among other things were used. Learn more about special features concerning the architectural style as well as about the city in general. Composed of nine wings gives information about the rural & urban architecture as well as architecture typical for the coastal area, the desert and the mountain side. Admire graphics, prototypes, blueprints and aerial photographs of the area illustrating the special features. Come to know which tools and instruments were used for the construction works, presented by life-sized human models. Visit the Museum for Traditional Architecture and get an insight of the life away from the vibrant center and skyscrapers.

Opening hours Traditional Architectural Museum

Sunday to Thursday: 8.00 am – 2.00 pm

Address Traditional Architectural Museum

Al Fahidi St, Bur Dubai
Opp. Grand Mosque

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Directions Traditional Architectural Museum

Bus: Stop Ghubaiba
Metro: Stop Ghubaiba

Special conditions of use Traditional Architectural Museum

Included in the Dubai City Pass

During Ramadan (24.4-24.5.2020) there may be deviations or missing opening hours. We kindly ask you to take this into consideration.

Highlights Traditional Architectural Museum

  • Insights on the traditional architecture 
  • Display of prototypes 
  • Aerial photographs

Near Traditional Architectural Museum

  • Dubai Museum 
  • Coin Museum 
  • House of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum 
  • Camel Museum 
  • Horse Museum 

Visit the Museum for Traditional Architecture and learn more about the traditional part of the metropolis with your Dubai City Pass!