Abu Dhabi: Minister of Foreign and International Cooperation Shaikh Bin Zayed AI Nahyan, and Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister of India, jointly inaugurated the Zayed- Gandhi Digital Museum at Manarath AI Saadiyat in Abi Dhabi. The museum that commemorates the 100th birth anniversary of Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan AI Nahyan and 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
After inaugurating Gandhi-Zayed Digital museum Shaikh Abdullah hosted a luncheon for Swaraj in the presence of senior Emirati and Indian officials at Manarat AI Saadiyat.
Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development Noora AI Ka’abi, and many other senior Emirati and Indian officials were also present at the inaugural ceremony.
The officials have revealed that the museum is open to the public from Tuesday evening for a week. Thereafter it will be closed and reopened in March 2019.
However, the digital museum has interactive content that will showcase rare photos, videos, and objects representing the life, works, and philosophies of both renowned leaders, using cutting-edge technologies. It will also reaffirm the historical ties and shared values of peace, tolerance, and sustainability between the UAE and India.
If you want to visit when the digital museum will be open to the public in March 2019 only. People can have a glimpse of the exhibition for just five days starting today.
When – 9 am to 8 pm.
Where – Hall A, Manarat AI Saadiyat on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.