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The Louvre Museum In Abu Dhabi: 7th Urban Wonder Of The World

The Louvre museum in Abu Dhabi just won the 7th place as one of the most urban wonders of the world and along with these other countries…

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15 October 2018

Last updated on 4 August 2019
The Louvre Musuem In Abu Dhabi

The emirate of Abu Dhabi just put the UAE on the map as its famous Louvre museum made it as the world’s 7th most urban wonder of the world.

From impressive installations, fabulous architecture and leading art galleries, the Louvre museum in Abu Dhabi stole the 7th ranking in the list of the “seven urban wonders of the world.”

It’s easy to see why the Louvre museum in Abu Dhabi would be considered for this amazing recognition – since the opening in 2017, it has been an artistic hotspot for residents and tourists alike.


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The study, done by LikeWhere for Hilton Hotels & Resorts 100th anniversary, actually crowdsourced technology from travellers around different countries in the world to compile the list.

It took the travel preferences of people aged between 18 years old and 35 years old and made a list of countries which scored the highest voting in:

  • 1. Local cuisine
  • 2. Architecture
  • 3. Heritage and culture
  • 4. Diversity
  • 5. Activities
  • 6. Instagram worth

Urban just means something significant related to the city and may refer to the actual geographic area or the culture of the city itself.

Here is the complete list of the seven “urban” wonders of the world

7. The Louvre museum, Abu Dhabi

6. Sydney Opera House, Australia

5. Camden market, London

4. The Bund, Shanghai

3. Temple Street Night Markets, Hong Kong

2. The Albertina museum, Vienna

1. Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo