Al Ain National Museum is one of the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) first museums, established in 1971, under the guidance of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the first President of the UAE. The Museums’ collection highlights the historical importance of Al Ain, a significant crossroad of world’s civilizations.
During your visit, discover archaeological objects from early human settlements and tombs in the region, revealing the lives of the people inhabiting the area from the Stone Age to the Hellenistic and Islamic eras throughout the UAE, and specifically in Al Ain. The Museum also displays the early way of life in the UAE.
As you explore Al Ain National Museum; we invite you to discuss, draw, and write in this guide and hope that you find that the closer you look, the more you discover!