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Manarat al Saadiyat: Tours & Tickets

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Manarat Al Saadiyat is the first art and culture centre of the Saadiyat Cultural District, the future home of Louvre Abu Dhabi, Zayed National Museum and Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. Meaning "Place of Enlightenment" in Arabic, Manarat Al Saadiyat offers a...more
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Manarat al Saadiyat Shk Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Highway | Saadiyat Cultural District, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 8 October 2019

We came here during Abu Dhabi Family week to see Ping Fong/Baby Shark Live. The venue was nice however this show was disappointing. We paid £130 for 3 tickets to discover the organisers had rearranged the seating plan, we were able to obtain a partial...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Raks21
Reviewed 26 July 2019 via mobile

Very nice and quit place to visit. Small exhibition of aerial pictures. we enjoy a mango ice crime on the Salt shop. Need 1 hour to make a tour plus enjoying a ice cream. There is also a restaurant but we dont try it. The...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

Very briefly about things to do in Manarat al Saadiyat: 1) Good to spend your time here if you are not in a hurry. Just walk around and observe, make photos and have fun. 2) You can eat at the cafe (if I am not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2019

Not much to see in this place but definitely worth a visit still. Very nice place and shows off the history of the country

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank camiejie
Reviewed 31 March 2019

Manarat al Saadiyat has many exhibits related to art. Nicely built and maintained. Kids can learn here too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 20 February 2019

We visited towards the end of the day, and - for the most part - we were the only two visitors going round the galleries. It was lovely to see some local artists' work being shown. The staff were friendly, helpful and professional, and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2019

Manarat Al Saadiyat is a lovely place to visit. Its gardens are calm and tranquil. This is a restful place and great for all the family. It has 'lost' Al Fanr restaurant which was a wonderful place to eat. Also, it is 'out of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank PAR506
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Visited here recently and was so pleasantly surprised. The gallery is huge and so bright and well lit. Lovely works of art were on display in different sections. The cafe was also quite decent. Such a beautiful space to visit. Worth spending time here if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Some of the more thought-provoking exhibitions. Many local artists artworks on display. A very amazing space to visit. There is always something new to go and see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alinaspinky
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I got the chance to see a photo exhibition which covered abu Dhabi. There were other workshops but timings did not suit me as I had to return to Dubai. Will visit again. Very close to other art museums.

Date of experience: September 2018
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20 April 2018|
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Response from alisontoia | Reviewed this property |
I caught the bus but do not remember number now but caught it from Dusit Thani hotel - it goes via the Bus Station. Getting there I went to the Louvre first then caught another - they are not very regular so you need to plan... More
3 December 2017|
Response from alisontoia | Reviewed this property |
You can roam at your leisure and there is a nice cafe
1 December 2017|
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Response from alisontoia | Reviewed this property |
It is free