Culture and Community

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, is celebrating International Museums Day by offering visitors free entry to Etihad Museum and Dubai Museum. Visitors are invited to enjoy the Etihad Museum at no cost on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th May, with the Dubai Museum also opening its doors free of charge on Saturday 19th May.

Keeping in the spirit of the auspicious onset of Ramadan this month, Better Life have joined forces with the Ramadan Sharing Fridge.

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has hosted cultural activities on the ‘Mariner of the Seas’ and ‘Celebrity Constellation’ cruise ships for more than 9,000 passengers and crewmembers at Port Rashid. The initiative aimed to enhance Dubai’s cultural influence and strengthen its soft power, both regionally and globally.

The firing of a cannon to signal the end of the fast is a convention long-associated with the Holy Month of Ramadan, and Madinat Jumeirah in collaboration with Dubai Police are keeping this tradition alive.

Firoz Merchant, philanthropist and founder & chairman of Pure Gold Group, was recognised by the Abu Dhabi Police for his significant philanthropic contributions to the country and inducted into Abu Dhabi Police’s community initiative - ‘We Are All Police’.