Join us for a traditional Emirati cultural meal at the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding in the ambience of our wind tower house. Enjoy a meal with local flair while chatting with an Emirati host about UAE culture, customs and religion.
Jumeirah Mosque Visit
The Jumeirah Mosque has been a focal point for our ‘Open Doors. Open Minds.’ programme for over two decades, an opportunity to interact with your guide, ask questions and take photographs!
Heritage Tour & Al Farooq Mosque Visit
The tour includes a walk through the Al Bastakiya neighbourhood of the Al Fahidi Historic District and a visit to the Al Farooq Mosque. Guests then return to the SMCCU house for a Q&A session served with Emirati refreshments.
Schools and Universities
SMCCU offers educational programmes which are tailor made to your requirements. Our unique educational programs are available for schools, universities across the UAE and the world
The Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding hosts cultural awareness programmes for companies in the private and public sector across the United Arab Emirates, tailored to meet the needs of specific institutions.
Volunteer & Internship Opportunities
Are you interested in volunteering or joining our internship program? SMCCU is looking for bright, outgoing UAE nationals
Meet the Team
Our expert team of Emirati Nationals with years of experience in their culture and heritage is proud to share their knowledge in an easy and fun way.Meet The Team