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Plans announced for museum dedicated to Dubai’s oldest hospital

News   •   May 18, 2014 06:57 GMT

THENATIONAL.AE: Plans to build a museum dedicated to the Al Maktoum Hospital, the first hospital in the city, have been announced.Dubai Culture and Arts Authority has gathered stories about the hospital from its first doctors and patients as part of the first phase to establish the Al Maktoum Hospital Museum in Al Wasl district.  The museum embodies the nation’s ambitions and marks a “crucial milestone” in the authority’s mandate to strengthen awareness of Emirati national identities through the experiences of citizens and residents, she said.