Sheikh Zayed memorial unveiled in Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Zayed memorial unveiled in Abu Dhabi

 

“The Founder’s Memorial”, a monumental artwork designed to honour the founding father of the nation, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, was unveiled in Abu Dhabi on Monday. The Founder’s Memorial is located at the intersection of first and second streets along the Abu Dhabi Corniche.

 

. إليكم مقتطفات من مراسم تدشين "صرح زايد المؤسس"، والتي بلغت ذروتها بالكشف عن "الثريا"، العمل الفني المبتكر الذي يشكل جوهر هذا الصرح الذي شُيد تخليداً لذكرى الشيخ زايد رحمه الله وتكريماً لجهوده لإنشاء دولة متوحدة أساسها الترابط والإخاء، وإحياءً لقصصه التي تروي حبه لأبناء وطنه وكرمه الذي امتد إلى دول الوطن العربي والعالم أجمع. #الشيخ_زايد #عام_زايد #مسيرة_العطاء #القائد_المؤسس #صرح_زايد #ابونا_زايد #صرح_زايد_المؤسس … Revisit these highlights from the inauguration ceremony of The Founder’s Memorial that culminated in the unveiling of The Constellation, the monumental artwork that forms the centrepiece of the site #FounderMemorial #YearofZayed #SheikhZayed #inAbuDhabi

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The memorial with rarely-seen footage, personal stories and artefacts will be an iconic national landmark for visitors to the Capital and will enrich understanding of his life, legacy and values. The memorial has a total landscaped area of 3.3 hectares and features indigenous plants and shrubbery from the UAE and the Arabian Peninsula.