Gain insight into the country's traditional culture and folklore at Heritage Village, a life-size reconstruction of a desert village. Walk through the replica town, admiring the architecture of a bygone era, as well as the village's simple arrangement and separate living areas. Learn about traditional agricultural methods, and visit the mosque for a glimpse into the primary role that faith has played in the history of the country. Watch a demonstration of traditional artisanal techniques, such as pottery and glassblowing, and try your hand at making your own little memento to take home with you. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Abu Dhabi fast, fun, and easy.
Heritage Village reviews
I would give this like a 3.5. It's not a must visit attraction like other places I went to such as Ferrari world/Warner Bros studios, but if you have some spare time and want to go to a free... more »
We visited Heritage Village as part of a tour. I wish we had had more time to spend there. It’s amazing to think that only a short time ago this is what Abu Dhabi was like. A really interesting... more »
We really enjoyed visiting this place. You get to see how people used to live before the oil boom. Theres examples or traditional housing, a small area where women sell souvenirs, a small museum with artifacts, and an area where children can go on a camel or horse ride. Very nice.
A nice place to step in the past and discover how the life was back then. Good addition to the city point of interest.
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
See all ›
See all ›
See all ›
Hidden gems in Abu Dhabi
Side trips from Abu Dhabi
Nearby attractions in Abu Dhabi
Plans to Heritage Village by other users
15 days in Dubai BY A USER FROM EGYPT November, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 20 days in Dubai BY A USER FROM TUNISIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in United Arab Emirates BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Dubai & Mecca BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: October, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 41 days in Dubai BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Dubai BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced