It is about is 200 years old and is an old fort that can be viewed upon arriving to the Al Maqtaa Bridge in the direction of Abu Dhabi Island. The fort has been widely used back in the day as a watchtower over the centuries in order for them to keep a watchful eye towards invading bandits who attempts to enter the city. The fort is also one of the most valuable tourist’s attractions that represent the history of Abu Dhabi. It has undergone some renovations in order to preserve the character and charm of this remarkable landmark. Tourists who aim to take pictures must take caution since it’s a military zone. Just remain alert and sensitive in clicking for those pictures.