Located on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi, Manarat al Saadiyat is an exhilarating artistic and cultural centre. The meaning behind the name “Manarat al Saadiyat” is “the place of enlightment”. This 15,400 square meters big arts and cultural centre’s main aim is to provide a rich educational experience for all. Especially for families who are looking forward to spend some fun time together. They use virtual books to teach as well as LCD screens. The first Middle East gesture recognition sensor system is also used to educate visitors.
This exciting art venue houses international exhibitions including three major galleries, a central events gallery, sales centre, 250 seat theatre and a restaurant.
The venue has four main gallery spaces. The main Manrat al Saadiyat galleries have permanent spaces for a series of exhibitions and educational programmes.
The Manarat al Saadiyat is the perfect opportunity for you to learn and understand the art and culture of the world. This art museum takes an eclectic and cross cultural approach to feature art history offering a one of a kind experience to visitors.
If you are in Abu Dhabi do not miss to visit this wonderful and educative art museum that will make your holiday even more special. Manarat al Saadiyat is open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with a complementary entrance.
While you enjoy the interesting art, head over to the one and only restaurant inside the Manarat al Saadiyat for a gastronomical escape. The Fanr Restaurant is the newest edition to Saadiyat and is a contemporary dining venue that features a wide variety of regional and international cuisine. With seating for over 250 diners, this modern eating place is an award winning restaurant.
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