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Past Exhibitions

Seagrass Tales, Dugong Trails

10 June 2021 - 1 September 2021

The National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) in collaboration with ExxonMobil Research Qatar (EMRQ) presents an exhibition on dugongs. Dugongs are large marine mammals that are native to Qatar.  

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Mal Lawal 3 - Celebrating collectors in our community 

18 June 2021 – 15 September 2021

Mal Lawal (‘of the past’) is an exhibition that, since 2012, has showcased an incredible range of local and regional collectors. This third edition focuses on 26 Qatari general collectors and two Qatari car collectors and their collections.
 
Mal Lawal has evolved into a platform that transcends museum walls to record local heritage, enhance collecting practices and promote the collectors and their knowledge across Qatar. Through the Mal Lawal 3 virtual exhibition, the Al Barzah Forum, and private initiatives, Mal Lawal fosters dialogue between collectors and the museum community.

 

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Splendours of the Ancient East: Antiquities from The al-Sabah Collection

3 October 2020 – 3 February 2021
Location: Temporary Exhibitions Gallery

The National Museum of Qatar is proud to present a selection of remarkable artefacts from Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, Kuwait. 
 

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Magnificent Jewels of Jean Schlumberger: From the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Collection

15th October 2019 – 15th January 2020

Location: Temporary Exhibitions Gallery
Opening hours: Open during museum hours
Curated by: Dr. Michael R. Taylor

The National Museum of Qatar is proud to present a dazzling collection of over 120 objects realised in gemstones and precious metals by the famed artist-jeweller Jean Schlumberger.  

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MAKING DOHA
1950–2030

28th March - 30th August 2019

Location: Temporary Exhibitions Gallery
Opening hours: Open during museum hours
Curated by: Rem Koolhaas, Samir Bantal

Qatar Museums is proud to present Making Doha: 1950–2030, on the occasion of the National Museum of Qatar inauguration.

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