Louvre Abu Dhabi is a font of knowledge, and its tours are no exception. Families and children now have the opportunity to discover the museum’s art, its philosophy as well as gain unprecedented access to its inner workings.

Tours

My First Visit
1 Sep 2018 –30 Jun 2019
Fridays and Saturdays at 15:30 for families

A specially designed tour for families to explore the museum’s collection, the architecture and the different professional roles in a museum.

Animal Kingdoms
1 Sep 2018 –30 Jun 2019
Tuesdays at 15:30, Fridays and Saturdays at 11:30 for families

Discover the stories and meaning of animals in eastern and western cultures hidden in the artworks of the permanent collection and inside the Children’s Museum.


Workshops

Behind the Mask
1 Sep 2018 –30 Jun 2019
Fridays at 16:00 for children age 8 –12 years

Discover how human and animal forms shaped the design of spectacular masks. Back in the workshop, create a mask using an assortment of 3D materials.

Architecture: Inside Out
1 Nov 2018 –30 Jun 2019
Saturday at 15:00 for children age 8 –12 years

Under the dome, children discover and observe the complex geometric shapes of Jean Nouvel’s modern interpretation of the traditional dome. In the studio, children work together to create a large-scale model.

Animal Footprints
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Jun 2019
Thursday 16:00 Families 4+

Follow the footprints in the Children’s Museum Exhibition and discover the meaning of animals and the power of the representations in art.

Sketching Under the Dome Workshop
Tuesdays 4pm – 5:30pm
Ottoman Pavement – Dome Plaza
Ages 8 and above

Budding artists of all ages are invited to join award-winning Emirati artist Asmaa AlRemeithi in a unique weekly sketching session under Louvre Abu Dhabi’s dome.
Each week, Asmaa will take the participants on a tour under the dome to pick their inspirations and lead a creative workshop in the calm space of our Ottoman Pavement.
Material will be provided. No experience is necessary.
Free with a museum admission ticket (AED63, children under 13 free)

About Asmaa AlRemeithi
Asmaa AlRemeithi is an Emirati artist specialising in manga, and has been illustrating and designing for more than 14 years. She has participated in Middle East Comic Con, Off Topic’s Japanese Carnival and IGN Convention. In 2016, her short comic “Turning Point” won the ADMAF Comic Arts Award from the Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation.
She is passionate about art and encouraging and motivating others to be better artists.

Sketch like Rembrandt
Friday 15 and Saturday 16 March/ Friday 5 and Saturday 6 April | 3-6 pm | 16+ 
Two-day Art Masterclass with Matt McGrady

A rare opportunity to study the artistic techniques of the Dutch Masters up close, surrounded by artworks from Rembrandt and his contemporaries.
The two-day masterclass begins with a visit to the exhibition Rembrandt, Vermeer & The Dutch Golden Age to explore the artist’s use of gestural drawing, mark making and directional line illustration. Then, return to the art studio to use mixed media to develop your own sketches and create a single finished artwork.
The masterclass is led by art-educator Matt McGrady.
Materials will be provided

Price:
For the full two-day masterclass: AED 168 for adults, AED 105 for ages 16 - 22 and Art Club members.
For one day only: AED 84 for adults, AED 52.50 for ages 16 - 22 and Art Club members.

Book your ticket by calling + 971 600 56 55 66 or at the museum ticketing desk.


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