Al Ain, Jul 30th, 2009: Ruler’s Representative in the Emirates’s Eastern Region HH Sheikh Tahnoun Bin Mohammed Al Nahyan viewed today the model of the Sheikh Zayed Centre for Desert Environment.
The Centre will be set up soon over an area of 900 hectors within the framework of the world’s deserts project at the Al Ain Wildlife Park and Resort.
Sheikh Tahnoun listened to a detailed presentation on the project and its components made by chairman of the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) and Board chairman of the Al Ain Wildlife Park Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan and other officials.
Managing Director of the Al Ain Wildlife Park and Resort Majid Al Mansouri said that the Sheikh Zayed Centre will house a number of halls, exhibition sites and a theatre and will become a centre to explore and research the desert life and its peculiar environment.
The ground levelling has already started for this major global site of learning and the project will start soon, disclosed Al Mansouri.
The project will have all the facilities of a tourist destination including hotels, chalets, villas and several other tourist attractions