Atharna is a month-long series of activities, exhibitions and talks dedicated to the wonders of archaeology.

Discover the heritage of Qatar, from early medieval settlements, to 19th century forts, villages, towers and mosques, through this special winter programme created for Culture Pass members.

During the month-long initiative, you will have the chance to take part in:


Get closer to our heritage via our specially organised and expertly guided tours. Sites include:  

  • Al Zubarah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site 
  • Gardens of Ruwaida, an archaeological gem in the north of Qatar 
  • Murwab, a town from the time of the Abbasid caliphs 
  • Al Jassasiya, the most impressive rock-carving site in Qatar 

Participate in workshops led by leading academics, experts and enthusiasts throughout the month and discover more about the history and heritage of Qatar's surrounding landscape.

Look out for more information about Atharna events in your Culture Pass members' email newsletter.

You must be a Culture Pass member to attend Atharna events.

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