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In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

The Buhais Geology Park, a pioneering project in the field of ecotourism aimed at introducing visitors to the history of Sharjah's geology, and the geological importance of Jebel Buhais and the archaeological areas surrounding it.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Sharjah Ruler opens Buhais Geology Park .

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

 Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, toured the park and was acquainted with the geological features and fossils it contained.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad also listened to an overview of how the emirate of Sharjah was formed through various geological periods.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Aerial view of visitor centre.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Nightime view of visitor centre.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Sea urchin shells.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

View of exhibition space.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

View of pod roofs.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

View towards visitor centre.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

View towards visitor centre and Jebel Buhais.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Visitor centre viewed from geological trail.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Visitor centre viewed from geological trail.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Aerial view of exhibition pod.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Aerial view of entrance.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Aerial view of visitor centre from the jebel.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

View of pod roofs.

In pictures: Sharjah Ruler opens Geological Park in Al Buhais

Nightime view of café, terrace and jebel.