museum hours

Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm


Free admission to the permanent collection exhibition; 25 QR for temporary exhibitions. Free entry for students and children under 16 to all exhibitions. Free entrance for ICOM and CIMAM members. The library and café are open during museum hours.

For more information, call +974 4402 8855/8830.


Due to construction near the museum, the main road to Mathaf has been diverted. Download a map with an alternative route. If your car is equipped with, or you have, a GPS device, enter the following data: 25.310569, 51.419252


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mathaf collection exhibitions

Mathaf Collection Summary, Part 1

Permanent Exhibition, First Floor Galleries

Opens 1st November, 2014


Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art dedicates the first floor of the museum to a new...


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recent biographies

 Shakir Hassan Al Said
 Born in 1925 in Samawah, Iraq; died on 5 March 2004 in Baghdad, Iraq. 


 Dia Azzawi
Born on 24 April 1939 in Baghdad, Iraq;  lives and works in London, United  Kingdom  and Doha, Qatar.


 Yousef Ahmad
 Born on 1 January 1955 in al-Jasrah,  Doha,  Qatar.


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