Dubai launched the “Palm Fountain” on Thursday, breaking the record for the largest fountain in the world. The Palm Fountain, which covers an area of 14,366 square feet, is located in a shopping area in Palm Jumeirah
Launched Dubai On Thursday, the “Palm Fountain”, breaking the record for the largest fountain in the world.
The Palm Fountain, which covers an area of 14,366 square feet, is located in the shopping district of Palm Jumeirah.
Residents and tourists gathered, wearing masks to prevent the virus, to watch the water of the dancing fountain changing its colors to the sound of music.
Said Shady Gad Marketing Director at Guinness Book of Records “We are pleased to see the Palm Fountain smash the title of the largest fountain,” the Middle East record holder said, adding that “this fountain is an example of another milestone of architectural achievements in Dubai.”
Dubai, known for its high-rise towers, holds a number of records including Burj Khalifa The tallest in the world at 828 meters, and the fastest Bugatti Veyron police car.
The city, which attracts millions of tourists, has one of the largest fountains in the world near the famous tower.
The new fountain shines with 3,000 lights and spills the water to a height of 105 meters, according to a statement issued by the launch event organizers.
And last month, British artist Sasha Jefri in Dubai also broke the record for the largest painting with an area of 1595 square meters, according to the Guinness Book of Records.
The 44-year-old said he hopes to raise $ 30 million to fund health and education initiatives for children in poor parts of the world.