The Centre

Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre is one of the world’s largest cultural complexes housing a total of 22 galleries with over 1,100 exhibits. The complex offers a Natural History Museum, Science and Technology Museum, a Fine Arts Centre, Arabic Islamic Science Museum, Space Museum, and Theatre.

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Travel back in time to gain a unique insight into the natural world – both past and present, understand the importance of ecosystems and how they influenced the development of biodiversity of our planet over millions of years.

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Our Earth

Enter the world of the dinosaurs! See the amazing reptiles and mammals that lived on Earth up to 65 million years ago. Be amazed at the huge creatures that inhabited Kuwait’s prehistoric seas.

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Transportation and Robots

Through the centuries the evolution of transport has taken us from elementary hot air balloons to jet engines, horse-drawn carriages to cars and small boats to oil tankers.

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Human Body

There is nothing more exciting and intricate than the workings of the human body and mind. Its secrets are revealed as we journey through its complex functions.

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Arabic Islamic Science Museum

With its focus on the Golden Age of Islam and the innumerable scientific, cultural and artistic contributions of Muslims and Arabs to modern day science

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he study of space and the universe has always evoked mystery and inspiration. The Centre’s Space exhibit gives audiences an unprecedented opportunity to explore the wonders of this unknown universe.

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Surrounding the centre is an open space where visitors can relax, explore, and enjoy our interactive outdoor exhibits

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Ticket Prices

A One-Day pass is valid for a single entry into ASCC, and multiple entries into all Museums.

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Opening Hours

Ticket sales will stop 1 hour prior to closing time. Museums’ doors will be closed 15 minutes prior to full closure.

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