Falconry demonstrationsUAE’s National Emblem


The falcon is considered a national emblem of the United Arab Emirates and the ancient sport of falconry is still celebrated as a beloved part of Emirati culture.

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1 November 2019 - 24 May 2020
Monday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday to Saturday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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UAE’s National Emblem

The falcon was once associated with status and wealth and was a popular pastime for rulers, providing for the perfect setting for an event or gathering in the desert. To the Bedouins, the falcon was a perfect hunting weapon for their desert lifestyle. They adopted the practice of falconry to supplement their diet.

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General Admission

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School Admission

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Group Admission

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