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Activities for Families and Children

Louvre Abu Dhabi invites you to travel the world through art, and our tours reveal even more. Families and children can discover the museum’s artworks, its philosophy and the museum’s ‘inside story’.

Family Weekend - Free Activities

January to June 2020
Friday and Saturday | 15:00 pm – 18:00 pm

Free with a museum admission ticket.

Join us on the last Friday and Saturday of every month for a fun-filled weekend of activities for the whole family. Listen to magnificent tales by storytellers roaming the museum’s galleries and exhibitions, drop in to a creative workshop, explore the artworks with a guide, or take a mini-interactive tour. Join us on:

1. Discover your inner warrior
28-29 February
From ancient knights and female warriors, travel back in time to discover their captivating stories, make your own heroic armour fit for the battlefield.

2. Embark on a journey across the museum
27-28 March
Solve the archaeological puzzle of the broken pots, write your name in hieroglyphs and use our green screen technology to picture yourself alongside our most fascinating objects.

3. Travel back in Time
24-25 April
Find out what it was like to be an incense merchant travelling the silk route across the region. Uncover the secrets of Frankincense, design your own Islamic patterns and make your own perfume.

4. Art in Motion
29-30 May
Discover the birth of the moving image, add sound effects to a silent movie and use our tablets to create your family artwork inspired by the Charlie Chaplin exhibition.

5. Design Adventures
26-27 June
Experiment with found objects and recycled materials to create large-scale designs inspired by the museum’s collection.


Friday and Saturday

Drop in Workshops:
3:00 pm | 4:00 pm | 5:00 pm | Duration: 45 minutes
Activity Booklet:
3:30 | 4:30pm | Duration: 30 minutes
Mini Tour:
4:00 | 5:00pm | Duration: 30 minutes
Activity of the month:
4:30pm | 5.30pm | Duration: 10-30 minutes
Film screenings:
28-29 February
29-30 May

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