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Al-Fahid Fort was built at the end of the 18th century. Initially, its purpose was to protect the city from the sea. But, as a fortress, it was hardly used. At one time, the fort was the residence of the rulers, then - the army barracks and the prison, which contained especially dangerous prisoners. Currently, the building of the fort houses the national museum of the country and is the largest attraction of the city.
All expositions of the national museum are divided into two parts: upper and lower (underground). The museum displays exhibits that tell about the history of Dubai, the military history of the country and the city, in particular. Here you can see expositions telling about the pre-oil era of the country: colorful dioramas,
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Topic: Al Fahidi Fort and National Museum in the UAE, Dubai Resort.