- Air conditioner
- Car parking
- Credit cards
- Non smoking
We are the place and space in Abu Dhabi for art, cultural activities and community events; where everyone can come together to share, consider, and create all types of creative artistic expression.
Set in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s cultural hub of Saadiyat Island, Manarat Al Saadiyat is a haven for anyone and everyone to hang out, relax, be inspired and explore a diverse range of artistic expressions. Discover an exhibition, exchange ideas, enjoy delectable food, attend a talk or enjoy a movie… Manarat Al Saadiyat is your destination.
We celebrate Abu Dhabi’s booming diversity and creativity and also encourage innovative art projects We support entrepreneurship and encourage grassroots initiatives developed by in our communities.
Our main objective is to create a vibrant, experimental community platform where visitors can be part of a cultural experience that is inspired by a diverse public programme including exhibitions – from both international and UAE artists – special events, art fairs, , panel discussions, workshops, and educational initiatives
We are the place open to all… and we welcome all segments of audience interested in cultural expression.
Although attitudes towards dress is relatively liberal at Manarat Al Saadiyat, it is still advisable to show respect to local customs, so dressing modestly is advised. With cool temperatures from the air conditioning, a jacket or pashmina may also be a good idea.
Pets are not permitted at Manarat Al Saadiyat, and smoking is similarly prohibited.
HOW TO GET TO US
From Abu Dhabi City: From the Mina Port area follow the signs for Yas Island and take Sheikh Khalifa bridge to Saadiyat Island. Follow road signs off Sheikh Khalifa Highway E12 to Manarat Al Saadiyat.
From Dubai on the E11: Take Saadiyat Island/Yas Island exit on to Sheikh Khalifa Highway E12 and drive across Yas Island to Saadiyat Island. Follow road signs off highway to Manarat Al Saadiyat