The pre-opening stage will provide baseline indications of public perceptions of national heritage, values, and identity prior to the influence of the National Museum of Qatar. This stage also includes research objectives and tasks that run across the duration of the project and it builds towards final publications.
Research Project Achievements in Year One and Year Two
Opening and Immediate Post-Opening
The opening/post-opening research will analyze the impact of the NMoQ in influencing, shaping, reshaping, contesting, or changing perceptions and values held by Qataris and expatriates, and investigate how the museum is situated within the public imagination of Qatari society.
The National Museum of Qatar is due to open on 28 March 2019.
Research Project Achievements in Year Three