His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani visited Wedneday the 3-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports Museum, located next to Khalifa International Stadium. During the visit, His Highness was briefed on the progress of the process of preparing the galleries of the museum, which is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2022. It aims to highlight the role of sports in cultural and health development, the history and legacy of the Olympic Games and its importance, and the various sports from all over the world through visual screens containing images and information about Arab and international athletes, in addition to highlighting the history of Qatari sports and athletes and Doha as an international sports center.
The Amir also listened to an explanation of the museum's role in spreading knowledge, encouraging academic research, and introducing the history and heritage of sports nationally and globally.
The Amir was accompanied on the visit by HE Chairperson of Qatar Museums Board of Trustees Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad al-Thani, a number of ministers and senior officials. (QNA)