Welcome to the Department of Antiquities and Heritage of Umm Al Quwain

...Dear website visitors...

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the High symbol and the ideal , which aspires to the Arab and Muslim world , His policy governance is the title of the enormous achievements that have been associated in his name Karim , which symbolizes the mutual respect founded on the principles of justice and peace , was interested in his history, impact and legacy , and laid down the ground rules for the process of comprehensive development in this area in accordance with the wisdom of a saying of his father and the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, " it not from his past has no present and no future " ..

 Thus manifested with His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mualla, the spirit of authenticity and heritage and interest in this area, to establish these principles to the new generation, history and heritage is one of the pillars of national identity, the basic idea is derived from the wisdom of His Highness is to find a link between the past and present peoples also in order to to deliver a message to the future of the whole world, the Leader personality made up of cultural heritage and cultural character of the Arab man who was a contemporary and realistic conditions with all its data in inspired parents and grandparents experience in the face of challenges, history makes men and men make history and wisdom of His Highness were not belong to a generation was for all generations and all peoples , including any state linked to the evolution of the creativity of its people in preserving their heritage and inspired by the experiences of the past to build a prosperous future.

This is how was the experience of the UAE heritage varied and rich experience was based on the guidance and wisdom of the leader and his brothers Their Highnesses Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates This heritage achievements and successful experience was enough to consolidate the noble values ??he believes in his, A tribute to the leader of our journey, and greeting all young people conscious that tries to inspired by the heritage and work to achieve creativity in all fields.

In conclusion, I hope that we have been successful in asking the integrated scientific information sites Umm Al Quwain and historical heritage and tourism, which carries between many pictures for our Emirate promising landmarks and to obtain the admiration and satisfaction of all visitors.



Alia Mohammed Rashid Al Ghafli

Director of the Center Antiquities 

and Heritage of Umm Al Quwain