Louvre, Abu Dhabi

Client: Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC)
  • Category:Social Infrastructure
  • Client:Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC)
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Start Year:2013
  • Project Status:Completed
  • Completion Year:2017

Designed by world-renowned Pritzker Architecture Prize winner, Jean Nouvel, the Louvre is situated on Saadiyat Island, located in the heart of the cultural district in Abu Dhabi.


Abu Dhabi's Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) awarded the contract to Arabtec, together with Oger Abu Dhabi and Constructora San Jose.


The museum's concrete frame was completed in the first quarter of 2014, with its grand opening celebrated in 2017. The Louvre Abu Dhabi comprises a built-up area of 64,000 square metres, and includes many beautiful pavilions, plazas and canals.

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