Arab Music Demonstration + Arabic Story Time

Get in the groove with a music demonstration! Come hear and learn more about traditional Arab music and instruments like the Darbuka, a percussion instrument. The program will take place in the Alif Ba Exhibition in the Museum’s Creative Corner. The program will last approximately 30 minutes and will start at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Recommended for all ages, especially 5-9.

Plus, a special Arabic story time will take place near the Alif Ba Exhibition at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm. Recommended for all ages, especially 3-6.


This program complements the Alif Ba Exhibition, an interactive experience that brings to life the Arabic alphabet and language through touch and sound. Produced by Qatar Foundation in honor of the Qatar-US 2021 Year of Culture, the Alif Ba Exhibition will be on display in the Creative Corner from December 18, 2021, through February 21, 2022. Programming provided by Qatar Foundation International.


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Feb 12 - 13 2022


Creative Corner
Floor 1