The al-Sabah Collection is regarded by international authorities as one of a small handful of the most comprehensive collections of Islamic art in the world. It has continued to grow since its inception increasing its strengths in all categories.
Travelling exhibitions and object loans to museums are part of Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah’s strategy for sharing the arts and culture of the Islamic world. To find out more about our current exhibitions programme.
The Cultural Season at Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah (DAI) is an integral part of the organisation’s contribution to the enrichment of the local community. The Annual Cultural Season typically begins end of Sept. and ends in May of every year.
- Every year since 1977 International Museum Day is organised worldwide around May 18. This day is an occasion to raise awareness…Read more »
- Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah would like to announce its new opening times for the season. The new timings will be as…Read more »
- This week, HE Sheikha Hussah Sabah al-Salem al-Sabah – shall depart to the Vatican City-State for the TEDx Technology Entertainment…Read more »