Sights & Sounds

MATHAF: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha

  • LOCATION
    Education City, Al Huqoul St., Doha
  • PHONE
    +974 4402 8855/8830
  • WEBSITE
    www.mathaf.org.qa
PROFILE

Mathaf is Doha’s preeminent modern art space. Designed by French architect Jean-François Bodin, the museum’s 59,000 square feet are home to more than 6,000 pieces of Arab art, dating from 1840 to the present day. Mathaf also offers an education program that helps visitors engage with the work on view through free guided tours, panel discussions and children’s activities, including popular free family sessions every Friday afternoon. 

KNOWN FOR
1. A well stocked library 2. Maqha, a light lunch coffee shop
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1. Library
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2. Maqha,coffee shop

Photos: Courtesy Mathaf

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