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Heritage & Diving Village

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Ranked #5 in Dubai Memorable Performances
Closed for Today Closed on Mon-Tue, Sat-Sun;Open on Wed-Thu,8:00am-8:00pm;Open on Fri,3:00pm-10:00pm
Recommended sightseeing time:1 hour
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Dubai Folk Village is a good place to learn about the history of Dubai. It is a one-to-one village. It restores some of Dubai's folk customs and can restore Dubai's past and present from different aspects.


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Dubai Folk Village is located on the Bur Dubai side of the Dubai Creek, next to the former residence of the Sheikh. It is a good place to learn about Dubai's past and their ancient folk customs like a museum. Admire various wind towers Entering the folk village, you can see all kinds of old-fashioned adobe houses, and you can also see various wind towers. These wind towers are the ancient air conditioners of Dubai people, and the ventilation effect is very good. Today, these wind towers are more of a decorative building, but you can still understand how it worked back then. Internal display Walking in the folk village seems to return to the original Dubai through time and space. In the early days, Dubai was rich in pearls. You can see a lot of precious pictures and video materials in the folk village. The ordinary life of Dubai people is recorded from all aspects of traditional clothing, lifestyle, folklore and food. The folk village is not big. In addition to a few old-fashioned buildings, there are also a row of stalls selling souvenirs. Some small handicrafts are very exquisite and beautiful. If you are interested, you can stop and have a look. There will also be performances by some local people in the folk village. When the time is up, they will play music, beat drums, and wear white robes to perform. There is also a stage in the folk village, and there will be performances at regular intervals. Interested tourists can sit under the stage and enjoy it. After the visit, you may wish to walk inside the Folk Village, you can go all the way to the seaside to see the beauty of the seaside and a variety of blue waters.
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