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Qasr Al Hosn Admission Tickets
All Age Price : AED 30
Qasr Al Hosn encapsulates the development of Abu Dhabi from a settlement reliant on fishing and pearling, to a modern & global metropolis.
Over the centuries, it has been home to the ruling family, the seat of government, a consultative council and a national archive.
Discover the arts and artifacts collected from as early as 6000 BC as you enjoy an authentic narration of the capital city’s transformation from a sleep village to one of the world’s richest cities.
Built around the 1790’s, the commanding structure overlooked the coastal trade routes and protected the growing settlement established on the island.
Entry ticket to Qasr Al Hosn
House of Artisans (live museum for all the handicrafts)
Access to Bait Al Gahwa
Access to Cultural foundation
Free wifi throughout Al Hosn
Pick up and drop off transfer
Heritage and Futuristic Visions Meet at Qasr Al Hosn
Serving as a link between the past and the present, Qasr Al Hosn is a significant monument housing centuries of history and tradition. A celebration of vernacular architecture, the building bears witness to Abu Dhabi’s rich and varied history, having been home to a ruling family and a seat to the government, the consultative council, and the national archives. Displaying artifacts and archival materials dating back to 6000 BC, this now-turned museum captures the metamorphosis of Abu Dhabi from an 18th-century fishing settlement to a global and modern metropolis.
Forts Guarding the History & Culture of Abu Dhabi
The fort is divided into two main attractions, the Inner Fort and the Outer Palace. The inner fort is dedicated to the history of the Baniyas tribe, more popularly known as the al Nahyan family, narrating the tale of how they became the leaders and planners of the city. Explore four interrelated sections, including the renovated Qasr Al Hosn Fort, the Cultural Foundation, the National Consultative Council building, and the House of Artisans, which celebrates local crafts.
Location: Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum St - Al Hosn - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Sat to Thu: 9am - 8pm
Fri: 2pm - 8pm
Approximate Duration: 2 hours
Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.
Children aged 17 years and below can enter for free.
Children aged 18 years and above will be considered as adults and charged an adult rate.
Book a car ride with us for hustle free transportation.
A valid photo ID matching the name listed in the booking should be provided to gain entry into Qasr Al Hosn.
Qasr Al Hosn may restrict items that are brought onsite, including but not limited to food, beverages, cameras, video and audio recording equipment, seating, selfie sticks, and items considered unlawful, hazardous, dangerous or potential weapons.
In the event that the site has reached full capacity, you will be invited to wait in the House of Artisans reception space or encouraged to visit the Cultural Foundation exhibitions.