Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
A celebration of the art of the Muslim world, the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha, can be found on an outcrop into the Persian Gulf near to Doha Corniche. The museum welcomes visitors each day of the week except Tuesday and displays art from the past two millennia.
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Experience Islamic Art in Doha
A fabulous, ultramodern facility overlooking the Doha Corniche, the Museum of Islamic Art draws visitors from its position over the water to experience the beauty of its collection.
Guests will note that the massive structure, which includes over 45,000 square metres of exhibition and events space, resides on its own island in the bay. Its position in the water, plus its blocky and flawless exterior, presents an otherworldly sight in the city.
Inside, the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha, features artwork throughout the centuries, including intricate metalwork, high-grade ceramics, precious jewellery and more. The centre has been collecting items for its collection since the 1980s, and the pieces date from over the past 1,400 years. Artefacts come from all spheres of Islamic influence, including Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Spain, India and beyond.
Tour the Museum of Islamic Art while at Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha
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