Frequently asked questions about historical and cultural places in Abu Dhabi.

Abu Dhabi has many famous, old and restored sites that are worth a visit:

Famous monuments in the UAE:

Abu Dhabi

Al Ain


Constructed in 1735, the Al Bithnah Fort in Fujairah is the oldest historical monument that exists, followed by Qasr Al Hosn which is situated in Abu Dhabi and was built in 1761.

Abu Dhabi's original name was 'Milh' which means 'Salt'.