Abu Dhabi

Covid-19: UAE's Qasr Al Watan to reopen for visitors from Tuesday

Ismail Sebugwaawo /Abu Dhabi
ismail@khaleejtimes.com Filed on October 18, 2020 | Last updated on October 18, 2020 at 05.31 pm
Qasr Al Watan Abu Dhabi, uae, Abu Dhabi, Covid-19

The Palace in Motion Sound and Light show will take place on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.

Qasr Al Watan Abu Dhabi will reopen its doors to the public from Tuesday, October 20 under strict Covid-19 safety measures, including temperature checks m, wearing face masks and social distancing, authorities have announced.

The Abu Dhabi Media Office said on Sunday that the Qasr Al Watan Tour is set to reopen to visitors with comprehensive health and safety measures in place to provide a safe cultural experience.

The measures include mandatory online booking through qasralwatan.ae, wearing face masks for all visitors and staff, maintaining 2 metre physical distancing and sanitising hands regularly. Thermal screening scanners and safe distance signage will be placed in all areas.

The Palace in Motion Sound and Light show will take place on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.

The Symphony of the Nation marching band will not be performing and the Qasr Al Watan Library will remain closed until further notice.


Ismail Sebugwaawo

A professional journalist originating from Kampala, Uganda, Ismail is a happy father with strong attachment to family and great values for humanity. He has practiced journalism in UAE for the past 13 years, covering the country's parliament (FNC) and crimes, including Abu Dhabi Police, public prosecution and courts. He also reports about important issues in education, public health and the environment, with a keen interest in human interest stories. When out of reporting duties, he serves the Ugandan community in Abu Dhabi as he wants to see his countrymen happy. Exercising and reading are part of his free time.

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