Cultural Village Foundation – Katara

Katara was born out of a long-held vision to position the State of Qatar as a cultural beacon a lighthouse of art, radiating in the Middle East through theatre, literature, music, visual art, conventions and exhibitions.

This village shall be a glimpse of the future of a world where people of different cultural backgrounds overcome their national boundaries and embrace common causes to promote a united humanity.

Katara is where the grace of the past meets the splendour of the future. Vision

Our vision is to be a world-leader for multi-cultural activities.

Contributing to the achievement of Qatar National Vision 2030, we dedicate every effort to nurturing social development through art and cultural interchange. We are aspiring to build a community of creative and innovative people, who are aware of their surroundings and are knowledgeable about global cultures and values.


Katara houses 9 fully equipped galleries for art exhibitions, and workshop spaces in support of the local and international artists, and to provide a platform where knowledge transmission could be developed, arts educational programs are delivered, and unique talents are promoted and celebrated.

Galleries Opening Hours:

Saturday – Thursday: 10am – 10pm

Contact Information:

Call Center: 182