There is no glory without the glory of the country and its citizens. We have to be proud of our forefathers, who were able to face the harshness of life with a strong will and dedication to shaping a better collective future. H.H.Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan

About Us

The Architectural Heritage Society was established in 2003. It is a federal institution of public benefit, which aims to preserve, document, qualify and publish the UAE's urban heritage in coordination with local and international stakeholders. The building was constructed in 1936 by Mr. Abdelkader Abdel Rahman Rashidi, with an area of ??184 square meters Consisting of two floors, the building is rich in various traditional architectural elements and has been restored And was rehabilitated in 2001 by Dubai Municipality. It is currently used as the headquarters of the Urban Heritage Society, which aims to preserve the heritage of parents and grandparents and to highlight and preserve the urban heritage and to protect it.


"Preservation of the architectural heritage of U.A.E. and its consolidation up gradation and dissemination of the awareness o the heritage."