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Qatar is preparing for the much-anticipated 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ as the first Middle Eastern host, and many exciting developments await visitors. Qatar offers a wide array of entertainment options from retail, hospitality and family entertainment to outdoor activities and immersive cultural experiences. Qatar offers something for every traveller, with plenty of cultural gems just waiting to be discovered.
The newly opened National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) is Jean Nouvel’s latest architectural masterpiece that promises an unparalleled immersive experience. The structure was inspired by the desert rose, a natural-occurring flower-like formation that harmonizes with the desert environment. The spectacular museum is built around the restored historic palace of Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al Thani and is the culminating exhibit in the sweeping succession of gallery experiences.
The Museum’s winding 1.5-kilometer gallery path takes one on a journey through a series of unique, encompassing environments, each of which tells its part Qatar’s story through a special combination of architectural space, music, evocative aromas, archaeological and heritage objects and more. The incredible NMoQ gives voice to the nation’s rich heritage and culture, servicing as a hub for discovery, creativity, and community engagement while providing educational opportunities for Qatar and advancing the nation’s cultural vision on the global stage.
Apart from the many attractions that showcase Qatar’s vibrant culture, there is also an abundance of entertainment options to ensure that tourists never have a dull day in Qatar. The world’s first ANGRY BIRDS WORLD™, a 17,000 square metre entertainment park, just opened an outdoor extension that brings a riot of fun for everyone. Both outdoor and indoor parks are packed with exhilarating rides from a 42 metres high super slingshot themed ride, an Angry Coaster, indoor/outdoor karting track to a multi-level creative playground. With family entertainment at the heart of its offerings, the park is rolling out a host of attractions that will engage and entertain one and all.
These are just a few Qatar’s latest impressive developments. Learn more about what Qatar has to offer on their online specialist programme – Tawash. You’ll find a range of training courses that provide comprehensive information on anything you will need to explore and understand Qatar. This unique program ensures that you will have the comprehensive knowledge necessary to answer any questions about Qatar.