Click here, strike a pose there… Just by using your cellphone, taking selfies has never been easier! And now, with the opening of The Selfie Kingdom (TSK) — the first ever dedicated selfie museum in Dubai — taking pictures is about to get even more exciting!
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TSK is situated in Motor City, near the Expo 2020 Dubai site. Its website states: “The Selfie Kingdom was the brainchild of our founder and Chief Happiness Officer Rania who wanted to create a fun place for people of all ages to come to and capture happy moments in time forever.”
Capture Amazing Photos at The Selfie Kingdom
“The Selfie Kingdom contributes to the spirit of the UAE,” according to Chief Happiness Officer and Founder Rania Naffa, as cited by Gulf News.
“TSK provides an interactive photo-friendly social space that promotes art, creativity and a place for our guests to express themselves freely and have fun while doing it,” she shared. “We want everyone to be part of this entertaining experience and create some amazing memories.”
What we can expect to see at The Selfie Kingdom? Here’s a quick rundown:
- 15 pop-up rooms, each with its a unique theme (complete with props and proper lighting);
- Rooms will be remodeled every few months to create fresh new themes;
- Exhibits/installations by different artists, designers, and innovators; and
- A creative co-working space and a venue for parties/events.
As you go from room to room, you can use a selfie stick, or take turns taking pictures with your friends. Take as many shots as you want!
Opening Hours and Prices
The Selfie Kingdom is open daily, from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm. Its website shows that the regular price of entrance tickets are as follows:
- General Admission (12 years old and above) — AED 65/hour
- Kids Admission (Below 12 years old) — AED 55/hour
- Family Admission (2 General, 2 Kids tickets) — AED 195/hour
But wait… there’s more! If you book tickets before the end of February 2020, there’s a special opening price of AED 55/hour (General Admission), AED 45/hour (Kids Admission), and AED 160/hour (Family Admission). Be sure to take advantage of this promo!
Contact Information – The Selfie Kingdom
Address: Daytona House, Office 101, Motor City, Dubai
Telephone: +971 55 5261188
To buy tickets and reserve a time slot for you and your friends, book online through The Selfie Kingdom’s official website. Notably, walk-ins are also welcome, though you may need to wait a little while once you get there.
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There’s always a good reason to take a selfie (or groupie), and the opening of The Selfie Kingdom is definitely one of them! Meanwhile, check out our piece on the Museum of Illusions, which is another Instagram-worthy place to explore with your friends!