Louvre Museum

Category : Museum
State : Completed

Location: Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi,UAE

Client: Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority

Consultant: BuroHappold Engineering

Main Contractor: Arabtec, Constructora San Jose and Oger JV

MEP Sub-Contractor: Habtoor Leighton Specon/Drake & Scull JV

CSI Scope of Work: Ventilation Systems TAB Works

Project Value: 1.2 Billion USD

 

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is an art and civilization museum, located in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The museum was established on 8 November 2017.[3] It is part of a thirty-year agreement between the city of Abu Dhabi and the French government.

The museum is located on the Saadiyat Island Cultural District. It is approximately 24,000 square meters (260,000 sq ft) in size, with 8,000 square metres (86,000 sq ft) of galleries [4], making it the largest art museum in the Arabian peninsula.