Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum
The Palace Museum is the only real palace in the country that is open to the public. The late Ruler and first President of the UAE, HH Sheikh Zayed lived with his extended Family till the 1970th there. The palace is renovated and refurbished and allows the guest to experience the life-style of the great leader, who was a humble man with his roots in the desert and a strong link to the tradition of his Bedouin tribal history.
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Visiting Hours:Saturdays to Thursdays: 8.30 am 7.30 pm - Fridays: 3.00 pm 7.30 pm Mondays: closed - Entry is free of charge
Al Ain Oasis
The Oasis is divided into palm plantations, many of which are working farms. Visit this cool, tranquil area to see the ancient falaj system of irrigation, which draws water from underground. Photography is permitted, but please stick to the paved areas.