The Centre

Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre

Established to be one of the world’s largest cultural projects, Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre comprises Natural History Museum, Science and Technology Museum, Arabic Islamic Science Museum, Space Museum, Fine Arts Centre, and Theatre. The Centre was named after one of the most inspiring leaders in Kuwait’s modern history, the late Amir Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem.

Under the auspices of the Office of His Highness the Amir, specialist exhibitions and topnotch cultural programmes have been launched. The Centre is home to a total of 22 world-class galleries, with over 3000 exhibits, exploring the facets of our world. Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre has come to life through a fruitful international collaboration across 13 countries, among which are nearly 96 specialist organisations.



To instill passion for arts, sciences, culture, and entertainment through the establishment of world class museums, a fine arts centre, and a theatre to promote Kuwait as a cultural destination.



Embrace and showcase diversity of the world’s finest cultural achievements through maintaining a state of the art museum complex.