The museums in Dubai display a nice growth in total number of visitors. In 2019, there was a total of 1,423,329 visitors, an increase compared to 2018 (1,354,683 visitors). In 2020, the museums only had 263,159 visitors because of the temporary Covid-19 closure.
Exciting museum projects
There are many exciting museum projects being designed and built at this very moment, f.e. the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, which will be another landmark building for the UAE.
Expo 2020 Dubai recorded more than 24 million visits in its six months.
The 200-plus pavilions spanning the site — including those representing 192 nations — proved to be the major attractions.