Dubai is one of the most famous places in the world, mostly for its tallest skyscrapers, luxurious hotels and modern architectural masterpieces. Dubai architecture combines traditional Arabic elements with modern design concepts to create amazing compositions. In recent years, Dubai has become a true center of innovation and development, attracting tourists from all over the world.

Famous buildings in Dubai

Nowadays, technology is developing at an amazing speed, changing all areas of our lives. However, it is especially interesting to see how technology is changing architecture, making buildings more modern and whimsical, while at the same time giving them functional features. The symbol of this development is the city of the future – Dubai. One of the most striking examples of modern technology and architecture in Dubai is the Museum of the Future.


Museum of the Future

This is a concept museum that was developed in 2017 and offers a unique look into the future and cutting-edge technology. It is a unique building made in the shape of a huge shell, which symbolizes the future of Dubai. Inside the museum, there are exhibits about the development of technology and science, and various educational programs are held.

Educational value: The Museum of the Future helps visitors better understand what changes and challenges await humanity in the future. It can inspire people to become interested in science and technology and motivate them to study these fields.

The museum building resembles a flying saucer, with its smooth curved lines and original shapes. Inside the museum, visitors can see exhibits and learn about the latest achievements of mankind in the fields of science, technology, medicine and much more. The Museum of the Future incarnates an ecstatic approach to architecture and the endless human quest for innovation and improvement.

Dubai Frame

It is an architectural structure and tourist attraction in Dubai that opened in January 2018. This is a huge rectangular frame made of steel and glass, which represents a unique architectural object.

Main features of the structure:

  • Dimensions: The height of the frame is about 150 meters and the width is about 93 meters, making it one of the largest frames in the world.
  • Location: Dubai Frame is located in the Zaffer area, offering magnificent views of two sides of the city: on the one hand, modern Dubai with its skyscrapers, and on the other, historical Dubai with its ancient quarters and markets.
  • Panoramic View: Inside the frame there is a panoramic gallery from where visitors can enjoy breathtaking views of the city and its surroundings. From this height there is a stunning view of the city’s Burdj Khalifa sculpture and the Arabian Gulf.

Inside the Dubai Frame, there are interactive exhibits that tell the history of Dubai and its future. Visitors can experience various aspects of the city’s culture and development. The building is designed in a contemporary style using glass and steel, giving it a modern and unique appearance.

The Dubai Frame has become one of the city’s popular tourist attractions and lures visitors from all over the world, giving them the chance to enjoy delectable city’s views and learn more about its history and development.

The best ecological buildings

Eco-buildings in Dubai are becoming increasingly popular due to their environmental benefits. These buildings use less energy and water and produce less waste than traditional buildings.

One of them – The Golf Greens Dubai project is a major development of a world-class golf resort that will be located on over 1,500 acres (6 km²) in the prestigious Dubai Sports City area. It will be the first golf resort in Dubai to offer an 18-hole championship golf course designed by one of the world’s finest architects, Peter Harrison.

The Golf Greens project includes not only golf courses, but also luxury villas, townhouses, hotels, and other infrastructure for recreation and entertainment.

The Greens project began in 2019 and is scheduled to be completed by 2025.  The total investment is estimated at several billion US dollars.

Another example of an ecological building is The Palm Jumeirah, an artificial island in the shape of a palm tree. This island uses geothermal energy to heat its pools, reducing the need for traditional heating systems.

Moreover, Dubai offers many such interesting properties for sale throughout the city.


Dubai creek tower is a unique high-rise building located in the historical center of the city, on the banks of the Dubai Creek. The building has a spiral shape and consists of three towers connected to each other at different levels.

One of the features of the project is that each tower will have its own style of architecture, reflecting the culture and history of different regions of the world. For example, one of the towers will be designed in the style of Arabic architecture, another styles are Indian architecture and Chinese combination.

In addition, the building will house residential apartments, office space, shops, restaurants and other commercial real estate. It is also planned to create special areas for recreation and entertainment, such as gardens, parks, swimming pools and sports grounds.

The total height of the building is more than 500 meters, making it one of the tallest in the world.

Hotels and accommodations

Jumeirah Beach Hotel

It is a topnotch hotel located on the Arabian Gulf coast in Dubai. It offers luxurious rooms, suites and villas with sea views. The hotel also has several restaurants and bars, including the famous NAaM restaurant, which serves international cuisine.

A special feature of the hotel is its location on the beach, which allows guests to enjoy beautiful sea views and swim in the outdoor pool. In addition, the hotel offers various outdoor activities such as water sports, tennis and golf.

Atlantis The Palm

Dubai, UAE – December 31, 2015: Atlantis hotel on December 31, 2015 in Dubai, UAE. Atlantis the Palm is a luxury built on Jumeirah artificial island

It is a luxury five-star resort located on the man-made island of Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, UAE. Opened in 2008, this resort offers its visitors a number of unique features and activities. Below are some of them:

Stunning Accommodations and Views: The resort consists of two towers connected by a bridge, with 1,539 rooms and luxury suites. Some rooms offer views of the Arabian Gulf or Dubai skyscrapers.

Aquaventure Water Park: This famous water park features thrilling slides, ribbon slides, a man-made river and playgrounds. This is an ideal place for family holidays and entertainment.

The Lost Chambers Aquarium: Inspired by the lost city of Atlantis, this massive aquarium is home to over 65,000 sea creatures. You will also find here an underwater labyrinth of 21 aquariums, exploring which you can plunge into the atmosphere of the underwater world.

Another interesting objects

Island Hotel (Burj Al Arab)

This sail-shaped island hotel is one of the most famous building in Dubai in the world. It is considered the symbol of Dubai and attracts attention with its unique architecture and interior design. Guests can enjoy luxurious service and breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf

Dubai Opera

Built in the shape of a traditional Arabian dhow, the Dubai Opera building nevertheless looks futuristic. Slightly futuristic, like many things in Dubai. It is made of steel and glass and has a seating capacity of 2,000. The design of the building pays tribute to Dubai’s maritime culture, which played an important role in the history and development of the city.

The silhouette of the Dubai Opera House resembles the arched hull of a boat with a raised bow, which is directed towards the future. The futuristic facade of openwork metal elements in the Arabic style and huge glass panels makes an indelible impression.


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