Qasr Al Watan Hosts Senior Emirati Citizens For An Enriching Cultural Journey
In line with the UAE’s wider commitment to collaborative social responsibility and in a bid to support and engage senior citizens in the community, the UAE’s unique cultural landmark Qasr Al Watan,welcomedmore than 90 senior Emirati citizens on 20 and 21 March, 2023to enjoy a day at The Palace of the Nation and explore the history, traditions and journey of the UAE.
During their enriching visit, visitors had the opportunity to explore the Palace’s stunning architecture, where theyobserved traditional Arabian art and Islamic geometrical patterns along with intricate designs and rare artifacts, in addition to the significant art sculptures by Mattar Bin Lahej, ‘The Power of Words’, reflecting a quote by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.Accompanied all times with tour guides, Qasr Al Watan’s special visitors were introduced to a glimpse of the UAE’s future while also highlighting the rich legacy they helped build for their country. Additionally, the tour took them into the specifics of the UAE’s system of governance and the multiple open exhibits showcasing the nation’s founding fathers and history.
The senior visitors had a chance to socialize with oneanother over a delicious lunch at al fowalafollowed by a wonderful leisurely walk outdoor in the Palace Gardens where they enjoyed the crisp weather, stunning fountain view and the unmatched Abu Dhabi Skyline. As a gesture of appreciation and a way to commemorate their visit, the senior visitors were personally gifted with hand-picked souvenirs from Qasr Al Watan.
The exquisite experience at Qasr Al Watan is truly unlike any other, for visitors of all ages to explore time and time again. With its architectural marvels, artistic wonders and historical legacy, one visit to Qasr Al Watan is never quite enough. To plan your visit to the Palace and enjoy the light and sound show please visit the website: www.QasrAlWatan.ae .