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Delve deeper into our exhibitions and collections, sit-down with our curators, journey through our archives, go behind-the-scenes with our artists, and so much more.

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Dugongs, Mermaids and Mascots

11 June 2020

Read about the gentle marine mammal which lives in our very own waters. Find out about the mythical legends which surround it and see how you can take action to protect the oceans.

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Zaha Hadid's Connection to Qatar Museums

29 October 2020

On Zaha Hadid's birthday, we take a look at the famous architect's legacy in Qatar. 

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Preserving heritage: The art of finding a nation’s voice

18 June 2020

Abdullatif Al Jasmi, the Director of Cultural Heritage Protection at Qatar Museums, reflects on the the different elements of perserving heritage in Qatar. 

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Summer Fun with Qatar Museums

25 June 2020

There are a whole lot of exciting activities planned for all members of the family.

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Exploring Picasso’s life and work through his studios

2 July 2020

Understand the story behind the exhibition, as you follow Picasso through his personal life, his different studios and his artistic career. 

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Capturing NMoQ's legacy: The anniversary book

09 July 2020

Get a chance to experience the museum from the comfort of your home through the National Museum of Qatar’s new publication.

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What is Colour Theory?

16 July 2020

From Aristotle’s mystic philosophy 2000 years ago, to Josef Albers’ experiments on colour illusions, read our latest blog post to find out more about the history of colour theory.

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