If you are a Saadiyat resident, then you will be lucky enough to have easy access to three world-class museums - Louvre Abu Dhabi, Zayed National Museum and Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, all designed by Pritzker Prize winning architects. However, Abu Dhabi residents, visitors and tourists will also have the opportunity to see their renowned works and important historical artefacts as well as enjoy exhibitions and performances once they open.
Ahead of their completion, regular exhibitions and events are taking place at Manarat Al Saadiyat, the arts and culture exhibition centre, and the UAE Pavilion.
Saadiyat Cultural District
Saadiyat Cultural District is set to be the area dedicated for culture and art within Saadiyat crafted by the world’s greatest architectural minds.
Zayed National Museum
Zayed National Museum will be UAE's first national museum featuring the life and achievements of the founding President of the nation, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. The museum, which will bring to life the UAE's rich history, will also serve as a memorial to this great leader.More Information
Louvre Abu Dhabi
Louvre Abu Dhabi will display works of historical, cultural and sociological significance from ancient times to the contemporary era. Designed by Pritzker-prize winning architect Jean Nouvel, the Louvre Abu Dhabi will encompass 9,200 square metres of art galleries.More Information
Guggenheim Abu Dhabi
Guggenheim Abu Dhabi's permanent collection will celebrate the very finest examples of global art dating from the 1960s to the present day. Designed by Pritzer-Prize winning architect Frank Gehry, the museum's distinctive cones recall the region's ancient wind-towers.More Information
Manarat Al Saadiyat
Manarat Al Saadiyat is a purpose-built art and culture centre with multiple gallery spaces. Manarat Al Saadiyat showcases Saadiyat's projects and hosts art exhibitions organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) with collections from around the world.More Information