ACCIONA Producciones y Diseno picked to deliver Shindagha phases of development
Dubai’s Historic District covers 155 hectares and includes Shindagha, Deira and Bur Dubai. It will feature more than 60 projects, including the reconstruction of historic buildings, development of 35,000 sq m of museums and a theatre, relocation of the Al Fahidi Fort Museum and Courtyard and development of a wide range of cultural features.
Shindagha is the area where the Al Maktoum ruling royal family of Dubai originally lived.
The Shindagha Museum project is divided into several stages or ‘waves’ corresponding to different theme pavilions made up of clustered historic houses, showcasing Dubai’s history and culture.
The restoration plan also includes a series of key buildings, museums, mosques, a tourism office, hotels, and restaurants.