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Tickets for Qasr Al Hosn: Fast Track

Trace the cultural history of Abu Dhabi in the city's oldest stone building

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What's included

Access to Qasr Al Hosn
Access to House of Artisans
Access to Bait Al Gahwa (coffee session)
Access to daily programme of activities
Guided tour (ask for it at the entrance)
  • Fast-track your way inside the oldest stone building in Abu Dhabi and trace the amazing history of the city
  • Wander around the magnificent white building and see exhibitions of Emirati cultural artifacts, and archaeological items dating all the way back to 6,000 BC
  • See amazing traditional craftwork being carried out in the House of Artisans, and keep an eye out for falconry shows, music, poetry, dance performances, and more!

Interested in the local culture? Fast-track your way into the oldest building in Abu Dhabi, and discover the epic Emirati history and its age-old cultural traditions. From a humble fishing port to a hypermodern urban oasis in the desert, Qasr Al Hosn traces the evolution of Abu Dhabi with stunning exhibitions and displays.

This fast-track ticket grants you access to the fascinating exhibitions where ancient artifacts from the UAE are proudly displayed. The historical weapons and jewelry you'll see are every bit as impressive as you'd expect, and you'll find all manner of ancient artifacts and archaeological treasures from around the kingdom.

Your ticket also gives you access to the House of Artisans, where you can see traditional crafts being made in real-time, including Talli, a type of silk or cotton embroidery, Al Sadu, a Bedouin weaving practice used to create beautiful kaleidoscopic clothing patterns, and Khoos, a palm and date-braiding technique used to make baskets and other items.

There are also regular events and ceremonies taking place, so depending on what time and day you arrive, you'll see something different. From spectacular falconry demonstrations to music, poetry, dance, marine tradition displays, guards marching, and more.

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Monday 10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 21:00
Thursday 10:00 - 21:00
Friday 14:00 - 22:00
Saturday 10:00 - 21:00
Sunday 10:00 - 21:00
Qasr Al Hosn
Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street, Abu Dhabi
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