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Art and culture

Modern artistry meets ancient tradition 

The past touches the future and barriers are broken in exhibitions, on the streets and across the country.

EXPLORE OUR CULTURE   AND LIVELY ART SCENE 

Qatar is a heart-stirring treasure trove of art and culture like you’ve never experienced before. With over 80 stunning public art pieces, exquisite architecture stretching up into the sky and over horizons, and sprawling museums that fuse past and present, take your time to discover our cultural riches with these insider guides. 

LEAN IN FOR A CLOSER LOOK

From striking public art like the enormous spider Maman to an art gallery in a fire station, to inspiring architecture like the mesmerising National Museum of Qatar, art is the living, breathing heartbeat of Qatar. Learn about gypsum carving and Arabic calligraphy, or catch a performance by our philharmonic orchestra – there are extraordinary experiences waiting for you.

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Qatar Toy Festival 2024
15 Jul To 14 Aug
Family
Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)

Qatar Toy Festival 2024

The Qatar Toy Festival 2024 returns with your favourite toy brands, promising endless fun.

Summer Camp for Children
23 Jun To 29 Aug
Family
Qatar National Library

Summer Camp for Children

The Library is pleased to host its fifth Summer Camp for Children offering many exciting activities.

Arab Design Now Exhibition
24 Feb To 05 Aug
Art & Culture
M7 Msheireb

Arab Design Now Exhibition

Arab Design Now presents a survey of local and regional design talent across disciplines, from architectural and material innovations to contemporary crafts, furniture, fashion, graphic, and object design.

Ragheb Alama Live Concert
18 Jul
Music
Mall of Qatar

Ragheb Alama Live Concert

Join us for an extraordinary live concert featuring superstar Ragheb Alama at Mall of Qatar! Don’t miss out on an unforgettable evening filled with captivating music and performance! 🎵

Lab Legends Science Show at Mall of Qatar!
19 Jul To 28 Jul
Free
Family
Mall of Qatar

Lab Legends Science Show at Mall of Qatar!

Explore the wonders of Chemistry in everyday life!

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show
19 Jul
Lifestyle
Qatar National Convention Center

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show

We are finally coming to bring the house down with laughter and surprises

Doodle your Imagination Workshop
20 Jul
Workshop
Museum of Islamic Art

Doodle your Imagination Workshop

Explore creative ways to express your imagination through doodling

Al Hadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp
15 Jul To 15 Aug
Family
Al Hadaf Shooting Range - Aspire Zone

Al Hadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp

We would like to welcome you to our first summer camp, and we encourage you to take this great opportunity to make your son the LEADER of tomorrow with Alhadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp.

Qatar Toy Festival 2024
15 Jul To 14 Aug
Family
Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)

Qatar Toy Festival 2024

The Qatar Toy Festival 2024 returns with your favourite toy brands, promising endless fun.

Summer Camp for Children
23 Jun To 29 Aug
Family
Qatar National Library

Summer Camp for Children

The Library is pleased to host its fifth Summer Camp for Children offering many exciting activities.

Arab Design Now Exhibition
24 Feb To 05 Aug
Art & Culture
M7 Msheireb

Arab Design Now Exhibition

Arab Design Now presents a survey of local and regional design talent across disciplines, from architectural and material innovations to contemporary crafts, furniture, fashion, graphic, and object design.

Lab Legends Science Show at Mall of Qatar!
19 Jul To 28 Jul
Free
Family
Mall of Qatar

Lab Legends Science Show at Mall of Qatar!

Explore the wonders of Chemistry in everyday life!

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show
19 Jul
Lifestyle
Qatar National Convention Center

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show

We are finally coming to bring the house down with laughter and surprises

Doodle your Imagination Workshop
20 Jul
Workshop
Museum of Islamic Art

Doodle your Imagination Workshop

Explore creative ways to express your imagination through doodling

Al Hadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp
15 Jul To 15 Aug
Family
Al Hadaf Shooting Range - Aspire Zone

Al Hadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp

We would like to welcome you to our first summer camp, and we encourage you to take this great opportunity to make your son the LEADER of tomorrow with Alhadaf Shooting Range Summer Camp.

Vacation in Msheireb!
15 Jul To 31 Aug
Family
Msheireb Galleria in Msheireb Downtown Doha

Vacation in Msheireb!

Experience fun like no other with activities designed to provide fun and entertainment for everyone. Find your happy place at Msheireb Downtown Doha!

Formula 1 Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix 2024
29 Nov To 01 Dec
Sports
Lusail International Circuit

Formula 1 Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix 2024

Be ready to enjoy an exhilarating round of the Formula 1 World Championship at the Lusail International Circuit!

MENA Fintech Festival
03 Dec To 05 Dec
Business
Qatar National Convention Center

MENA Fintech Festival

The MENA Fintech Festival returns for its third edition to provide a leading platform for fintech leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs to meet, exchange insights, and drive the future of financial technology.

Web Summit Qatar 2025
23 Feb To 26 Feb
Business
Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)

Web Summit Qatar 2025

The Web Summit returns once again, bringing together technology leaders and investors to discuss the future of innovation.

Doha Jewellery And Watches Exhibition 2025
05 May To 11 May
Lifestyle
Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)

Doha Jewellery And Watches Exhibition 2025

Mark your calendars! A world of luxury and elegance awaits you at the twenty-first edition of the Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition 💎

Arab Design Now Exhibition
24 Feb To 05 Aug
Art & Culture
M7 Msheireb

Arab Design Now Exhibition

Arab Design Now presents a survey of local and regional design talent across disciplines, from architectural and material innovations to contemporary crafts, furniture, fashion, graphic, and object design.

Aghani Al Mosalsalat
31 Aug To 02 Sep
Entertainment
Qatar National Convention Center

Aghani Al Mosalsalat

A journey in the midst of Gulf and Arab artistic memory that takes us back to the seventies.

Mangrove Kayaking Adventure
12 May To 31 Aug
Sports
Purple Island, Al Khor

Mangrove Kayaking Adventure

It's a favourite vacation spot for who enjoys kayaking and discovering different bird species.

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show
19 Jul
Lifestyle
Qatar National Convention Center

High Five Arabic Stand Up Comedy Show

We are finally coming to bring the house down with laughter and surprises

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