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LOUVRE ABU DHABI OPENING (CHECK TIMINGS ON LINE)

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, tweeted in Arabic, English and French the UAE boosts its global cultural presence with the museum's opening.

Speaking to The National in the days before the announcement, Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, chairman of the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA) emphasised the importance of the museum’s opening, not just as a cultural institution, but as a statement of intent.  “Abu Dhabi has put its hand on its heart and said that the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s messages are ones that it wants to send to the rest of the world: messages of unity, acceptance, connectivity and tolerance,” he said.

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