Radio Olive always brings the best from Qatar and this time the latest attraction for children at National Museum Of Qatar (NMoQ) are the highlight. According to NMoQ officials, two children’s playgrounds will be functional soon in the premises. This has been done to attract more families to the museum. This will also mark the second phase of NMoQ’s opening.
Qatar Museums’ (QM) Chairperson, H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, added that NMoQ is the place all generations should learn from. HE also added that NMoQ looks forward to include both children and adults immersing themselves in the Qatari Culture and heritage.
Acting Head of Exhibitions Section, Bouthayna Baltaji added that the playgrounds were designed for families. This is done to engage in intergenerational play activities and aim to bring the NMoQ’s collection and permanent galleries to life.
There are 2 playgrounds : 1 ) Cave of Wonders and 2 ) Adventure Ship Playground.
The Cave of Wonders is an amalgamation of cave and light and it looks like the replica of a dahl. On the other hand, the Adventure Ship Playground was inspired by Rahman bin Jaber, a historical figure and captain as well as a famous Arabian pearl and horse trader.