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History Of Cinema Museum

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quiet small but interesting if you are interested in cameras and movies, actually we did enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
life_breez
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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
Quite informative but small

The Place is small but is quite amazing and informative as it takes you to a journey of how the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Aishihm
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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31 Oct 2018
“good”
10 Jul 2018
“Quite informative but small”
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The History of Cinema Museum (formerly the Dubai Moving Image Museum) is a museum in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The museum has a permanent exhibition focusing on prehistory of cinema. It was inaugurated by Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a great fun here & spectacular place to enjoy the weekend. will be waiting to visit here again & again.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank irfanrk786
Reviewed 31 October 2018

quiet small but interesting if you are interested in cameras and movies, actually we did enjoyed the visit but had not that much information about the items.we finished the tour in maybe half an hour.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank life_breez
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Place is small but is quite amazing and informative as it takes you to a journey of how the evolution of moving pictures happened. I believe its one of its own kind in UAE and people specially kids show go through the museum and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aishihm
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I had really been looking forward to going to the Moving Image Museum for quite sometime. I had read the reviews on here and thought it was well worth checking out. You can also get to it very easily via the metro (about 10 minutes...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank TheCraftyLeek
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is more of a collection of objects than a museum. If you don't buy a guidebook you will be wondering what most of the items are. I didn't buy a guidebook as I didn't know there was one till after I left; even I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Gary B
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Hello Gary, Thank you for an honest review, we have plans to redesign the museum and will take on board your comments. All interactive displays are now working and we will be adding to them in February 2017, we will also be adding a lot...More

Reviewed 23 August 2015

I truly walked in not knowing what to expect and I was pleasantly impressed !! It's not a large exhibit but it offers an experience which you'll not easily forget. Collector items from the late 1800s and early 1900s will take you back to a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Dania A
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Dear Dania A, Thank you so much for posting such a lovely review. We are truly happy to hear that you had a wonderful visit at the museum. We are very grateful for your kind compliments. Thank you very much. Best regards, Alizée Sarazin Museum...More

Reviewed 10 May 2015

The museum showcases a fantastic collection tracing the history of cinema and photography. The best part is that it has some interactive models, which visitors could operate and enjoy. Its one of its kind. The entrance price is fairly high but worth the experience.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Nafisa S
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Dear Nafisa S, Thank you very much for your positive review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit at the museum. We truly appreciate your comments regarding our unique collection. Thank you very much. Best regards, Alizée Sarazin Museum Manager

Reviewed 12 October 2014

This is a fascinating museum that tells the story of the origins of cinema and beginnings of cinema through a wonderful collection or original artefacts. It is well laid out and worth a visit if you are in Dubai. It close to to metro station...More

Date of experience: March 2014
6  Thank mikeyp3
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Dear Mikeyp3, Thank you very much for sharing your positive comment. We are glad to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit at the Dubai Moving Image Museum. We are very proud and it is always a pleasure to receive such praise. Thank you very...More

Reviewed 9 October 2014

What am amazing surprise to find this museum in Tecom! I visited many years ago MOMI in London (now closed) and I never thought that this experience could be bettered until now! A must see especially if you have kids, they will live the interactive...More

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank Vince84570
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Dear Vince84570, Thank you very much for posting such a nice comment. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time at the museum. Receiving that kind of positive feedback is very rewarding. Thank you very much. Best regards, Alizée Sarazin Museum Manager

Reviewed 2 September 2014

You will find in dubai a very rare and original museum that traces back the early days of cinema. The museum is very complete and the collection of ancient objects is breathtaking. Besides being really informative about the origins of the moving image and cinema,...More

Date of experience: June 2014
5  Thank China D
Dubai Moving I, Manager at History Of Cinema Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Dear China D, Thank you very much for this very nice comment. The museum team is happy to read your positive feedback. We are delighted to hear that you really enjoyed your visit at the Dubai Moving Image Museum. Thank you very much. Best regards,...More

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