Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Abu Dhabi


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Welcome to the Abu Dhabi edition of A Thing To Do Today: your Abu Dhabi culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Abu Dhabi. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to hidden gems, cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Abu Dhabi, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in choosing fantastic and often unknown things to do specifically on and open today, which are ready to see and do: things to do in Abu Dhabi for anyone looking to cure their boredom. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other fascinating things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Abu Dhabi all week: here are amazing things to do on Thursday. Find out more...

24.45°N, 54.4°E

Sunrise: 05:17
Sunset: 17:36
Moon Phase: waxing gibbous
Weather: sky is clear, 24°C max, 22°C min

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