Heritage House, Dubai

3.7
#275 of 1,002 in Things to do in Dubai
Learn about the culture of the Dubai people through the history at Heritage House, showcasing different aspects of the locals' life across three themed sections. In the bride's room, you'll see artifacts used in traditional weddings, such as clothes and ceremonial items. In other rooms, see games and other pastimes of bygone eras, as well as the development of fashion. Work out when and for how long to visit Heritage House and other Dubai attractions using our handy Dubai road trip planning website .
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  • Long fascinated by exploring the culture and history of places, I visited the Heritage House in Dubai's Deira area when still a college student. The place was small, but gave a good insight into the l...  more »
  • Sadly this building , together with the Al Ahmadya school, is closed for repairs and renovation and doesn't look like opening any time soon (March 2019). It's a pity because the guidebooks gave both a...  more »
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  • Charming Arabian guest house located in the Deira district. Perfect base for exploring and soaking up the atmosphere of the “real” Dubai. The staff was extremely friendly and kind. The family room was very spacious and comfortable. I would definitely recommend it if you are looking for an authentic and personal experience. The Al Ras Metro station is very close and so is the Abra station for crossing the Creek.
  • The hotel move us to different location without informing us in advance. They inform us when we check in that the hotel is under renovation. We have to wait for more than an hour for a driver to pick us up to different hotel to check-in. This is very unprofessional. The picture attached is the car that is taking us to different hotel. Clearly, they do not know how to satisfy customers.
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