Qatar Museums Chairperson H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani has called on people to sign up.
Hurry up and get a chance to attend the opening ceremony of the long-awaited National Museum of Qatar. Anyone can sign up to attend the limited-seating opening ceremony, according to a tweet by H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani.
“Do you want to attend the [National Museum of Qatar] opening ceremony?”, the tweet said, and was followed by a link to the registration website.
— Al Mayassa Al Thani (@almayassahamad) February 4, 2019
A select number of seats will be reserved for Cultural Pass members, as well as for some of the country’s oldest residents.
“As Qatar is a diverse nation and its progress and growth has always depended on the participation of all of its residents, it gives us a great pleasure to extend a number of opening night invites to our Culture Pass members,” the website says.
The grand opening will take place on March 27, 2019, in a huge ceremony under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, the Qatar Museums’ website reads.
— The Life Pile (@thelifepile) January 31, 2018
Designed by the world renowned architect Jean Nouvel, the National Museum of Qatar is an expansion of the old national museum, which was built back in 1975.
The website adds that “seniority is not a criteria, everyone is invited to sign up! Seats are limited.”
You can visit the website and sign up for the opening by clicking here.