We are pleased to invite you to visit our new exciting exhibition “Between East and West: Biblioteca Angelica in Doha” organized in collaboration with the Angelica Library of Rome in Italy.
The exhibition displays items from the collection of the Angelica Library, which is located in what was the medieval complex of the Sant 'Agostino in Trivio convent. The different Arabic manuscripts and early printed books on display represent an excellent example of the new attitude that accrued between the 16th and 17th centuries in Italy towards the Islamic civilization.
Date: 21 January – 19 February 2020
Time: During the Library's opening hours
Language: Arabic, English and Italian
Target Audience: General public
Venue: Special temporary exhibitions space on the Library’s second floor
This is an open public exhibition; no registration is required.