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National Museum of Qatar, Doha

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Natural History Museum Museum
Learn about the history and future of this Middle Eastern country at National Museum of Qatar. The design of the museum building takes inspiration from a desert rose and it covers an area of 39,950 sq m (430,000 sq ft). Experience an innovative way of learning with entire walls of cinema screens and mobile devices as guides. Thematic exhibitions represent the desert and the Persian Gulf, detail how tribal wars happened, and outline how they established Qatar as a state, plus its discovery of oil. The museum includes outlets, restaurants, and an auditorium. Before you head to Doha, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Doha holiday planner, to make sure you see all that Doha has to offer, including National Museum of Qatar.
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  • still under construction, no date for opening. already in turistic guide to be sure i just pass by car and showing scaffolding and people working on roof  more »
  • In addition to interesting rooms to explore, most intrigued by the building itself, which was built on the model believes BABEL.
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  • a powerful design makes it really special, at least you have to see it from outside. inside it preserves things to see and the general impression is that it was done quite a job in line with the expectations of Doha that will surely be a great Center for the scheduled date for the 2022.
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  • Yet to open, But predict the museum will be awesome
  • Excellent architecture. Expecting it's opening soon.
  • This is going to be a great place once done
  • Qatar Islamic Arts Museum is one of the most popular tourist attractions in qatar.. Its a lovely place..
  • Temporary closed. Under construction. Will finish in 2019.

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