N°12812
Element Date palm, knowledge, skills, traditions and practices (United Arab Emirates)
Inscribed in 2019 (14.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: United Arab Emirates - Areesh House is a traditional type of house that is built using palm tree products in the UAE. Some of the materials used to build it are: palm tree trunks, Al Daoon (pillars), ropes, wood and Shirbak (the wall). The photo here depicts the summer Areesh house.