Queen visits Abu Dhabi

January 20, 2008

(Office of Her Majesty, Press Department - Abu Dhabi) Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, on Sunday, visited Abu Dhabi where she was briefed on the designs of several projects the emirate plans to implement on Saadiyat Island, which seek to transform the area into a cultural hub on the regional and international level. 

The projects, estimated at $27 billion, include the construction of several international arts and maritime museums in addition to the Sheikh Zayed Museum, which will be devoted to the history and the traditions of Abu Dhabi.