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Another historical site which is well worth the visit is the Hatta Heritage Village. The Hatta Heritage Village is located in the Hajjar Mountains and provides a perfect example of villages of the past. Coming into existence in the 16th century, the Hatta Heritage Village features breathtaking architecture and a style which few have ever seen before. Consider that alongside the picturesque setting and the result is quite spectacular.
The mosque and houses within the Hatta Heritage Village were originally constructed from materials readily available at that time. Some of the materials used to construct the buildings included items such as mud, palm tree trunks, reeds and stone. The finished product is such that it makes individuals stare with awe imagining the craftsmanship and time it took to construct such buildings.
Also included within the village are two watchtowers and the Hatta Fort. Touring this site, visitors are able to see how the structures of the past were created, how the people of Hatta Heritage Village protected their neighborhood and learn about the daily dealings of the Hatta Village people. You will also learn about the various trades performed within the Hatta Heritage Village which created a livelihood for its people.
Hours of operation:
8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday-Thursday;
2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Fridays
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday-Thursday;
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Fridays
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