The Crossroads of Civilizations Museum (CCM), through its three departments (Ancient Civilizations, Manuscripts, Prints & Books; and Armory) and, its Library; personifies the legacy of Dubai and the UAE as a crossroad of global trade routes between Europe, Africa and Asia. Dubai has witnessed a magnificent interplay of several of the world’s civilizations.

Our Vision

To bring people together, by enforcing the positive impact of historical relationships among various civilizations.

Our Mission

To emphasize the importance of the universal values, such as tolerance and respect, by demonstrating the essential historical roles they played in helping human civilizations flourish and progress on various dimensions.

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Everything that's created comes out of silence. Your thoughts emerge from the nothingness of silence. Your words come out of this void. Your very essence emerged from emptiness. All creativity requires some stillness.
-Wayne Dyer


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- Opening Time

Saturday – Thurday
8.00 am – 8.00 pm

- Location

Al Khaleej Road
Sheikh Hasher Al Maktoum House
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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+971 4 393 4440