An open parkland space with green grass and native trees and the Museum of Islamic Art in the background

MIA Park

MIA Park is a social place, with year-round attractions, including film screenings, sports events, cafés, art workshops, markets and various supplementary events related to visiting exhibitions and artists.

Walk the promenade to view Richard Serra's iconic work 7, or enjoy the café, gift shop and stunning views of the city. The park is open 24 hours a day, so whether it is a stroll at sunset or sunrise, it will take your breath away.

A wide-angle view of Richard Serra's sculpture '7' located right outside the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha

Richard Serra's sculpture 7 is located a short walk along the promenade from the Museum of Islamic Art

Picnic at MIA Park

Lounge in front of the spectacular panorama of Doha’s West Bay as you indulge in items from MIA’s picnic basket selections. Complement your outdoor experience with a selection of juices and other soft beverages.

Available: Every day at the MIA Park Café

Park Café

Relax on the shady terrace while enjoying freshly made sandwiches, salads and pastries with a spectacular panorama of West Bay.

MIA Playground

The playground offers three spaces for children of different ages, with exciting new play equipment that has been designed for fun, safety and physical development. The playground is open during normal park opening times.

Bungee Trampolines

The cost of the bungee trampoline is QAR 25 per session.

Bicycle Rentals at MIA Park

Bike rentals for adults and children are available in MIA Park and are located near the carousel. Rental tickets can be purchased at the carousel portacabin.

MIA Park is a dynamic place for children, families and art enthusiasts, with cultural, educational and recreational activities to attract one and all.

Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Chairperson, Qatar Museums

Events and Activities in MIA Park

MIA Park hosts frequent events, including the Park Bazaar every weekend and live performances and concerts on a regular basis. Visit MIA’s What’s On In MIA Park page for the latest information about upcoming events, or follow MIA on Facebook,  Twitter and Instagram to stay up to date.

Other Activities

Please note these activities are not managed by the Museum of Islamic Art.

Guided Kayaking Tour of MIA and the Dhow Harbour

These guided tours offer a different perspective of the MIA building and park from water level. The tour will give informative information about MIA’s architecture and the architect behind the building, I.M. Pei. It will also highlight Richard Serra's 7, situated at the end of MIA Park.

For more information on the available packages or to book, visit MIA’s What’s On In MIA Park page.


PaddleFit combines outdoor functional fitness with stand-up paddle board training (SUP) and kayaking training and techniques. To learn more, please visit MIA’s What’s On In MIA Park page.

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