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Posted On: 14 May 2023 10:00 am
Updated On: 17 May 2023 05:06 pm

Things to do in Doha: 14 - 20 May 2023

Vrinda Abilash
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14 20 may 2023 events

Explore a museum, learn a new language, visit an art exhibition or see the whale sharks this week in Qatar! Which event are you most excited about?!

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15-18 May 2023

Build Your House Exhibition 2023

Build Your House
Image credit: Build Your House

Building a home soon? Meet contractors and suppliers at the Build Your House exhibition to design, develop and renovate your dream house. Here are some things you can look forward to:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of the industry in Qatar.
  • Benefit from live demonstrations.
  • Learn about new products.
  • Benefit from special offers and promotional packages.
  • Select qualified contractors and consultants, and suppliers.
  • Identify the ongoing trends and anticipated growth.
  • Knowledge sharing with experts.


  • Location: Qatar National Convention Centre
  • Date: 15-18 May 2023
  • Time: 10 am - 10 pm
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Price: It's free!
  • Phone: +974 5055 0640
  • Register: Click here

15 May - 15 June 2023

HBKU Summer 2023 Classes

Hamad Bin Khalifa University
Image credit: Hamad Bin Khalifa University

Want to learn a different language? Hamad Bin Khalifa University is offering Summer 2023 classes. Choose from Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Turkish. Register by 14 May 2023!


  • Location: Online
  • Date: 14 May-15 June 2023
  • Time: Different times
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Phone: +974 445 42578
  • Register: Click here

20 May 2023

Family Exploration Journey

National Museum of Qatar
Image credit: National Museum of Qatar

Take your family on an interactive adventure through the museum galleries and family exhibits. On this journey, children will be encouraged to use problem-solving skills to enhance their knowledge of Qatar’s environment, heritage, and culture. Enjoy!


  • Location: National Museum of Qatar
  • Date: 20 May 2023
  • Time: 1 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Price: It's free!
  • Website: Click here

19 May 2023

Arts for Resilience featuring Brass-A-Holics

Arts for Resilience featuring Brass-A-Holics
Image credit: U.S. Embassy, Doha

    Join New Orleans-based band, Brass-A-Holics for a discussion on cultivating resilience through music, art & breakdance. Unleash the power of art and join the roundtable discussion.


    • Location: M7, Creative Hub
    • Date: 19 May 2023
    • Time: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
    • Price: Come and join - It's free!
    • Website: Click here

    18 May - 31 August 2023

    Whale Sharks of Qatar Tour 2023

    Whale Sharks
    Image credit: Discover Qatar

    Go on the Whale Shark Tour, and don’t miss out on the chance to meet these gentle giants. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is brought to you by Discover Qatar. Book your tour today and have a great time.


    • Location: Al Ruwais Port in the North of Qatar
    • Date: 18 May - 31 August 2023
    • Time: 5 am - 4 pm
    • Ticket Purchase: Online
    • Price:
      • Daily Explorer: QR 907
      • Private Charter: QR 118,300
    • Phone: +974 4023 0458
    • Website: Click here


    Explore Education City

    Oxygen Park
    Walking and jogging tracks at the park.

    Explore Education City's sprawling campus and check out the various universities and schools. Also, visit Oxygen Park, the Qatar National Library, and the Education City Mosque. Did you know you can also take part in many events here by registering via the Education City App?

    Check it out here: Google Play | App Store


      Until 10 June 2023

      Eruption art exhibit at Anima Gallery and Msheireb Properties

        Anima Gallery
        Image credit: Anima Gallery

        Visit this exhibition and support the works and creations of global artists. The exhibition showcases a wide range of artistic disciplines, from sculpture, painting, digital and sculptural installations.


        • Location: Sikkat Alwadi, Msheireb Downtown Doha
        • Date: 10 May -10 June 2023
        • Time: Sat-Thu: 10 am - 10 pm; Fri: 1 pm - 11 pm
        • Price: Check it out - It's free!
        • Website: Click here

        Until 31 August 2023

        Mangrove Kayaking Eco.Adventure & Discover Wildlife - Purple Island

        Aqua Sports Qatar
        Image credit: Aqua Sports Qatar

        How about some water sports this summer? Enjoy kayaking in the mangroves in the north of Qatar at Al Khor. You can also spot the flora and fauna of the region and learn about the mangrove ecosystem. This is an activity for the entire family!

        You can also check out the other places you can go kayaking in Qatar at: Where to go kayaking in Qatar


        • Location: Purple Island Beach, Al Khor
        • Date: 12 May-31 August 2023
        • Time: 4 pm - 8 pm
        • Ticket Purchase: Online
        • Price:
          • Adult: QR 240
          • Kids under 12: QR 120
          • Kids under 7: QR 60
        • Phone: +974 3319 4445
        • Email: [email protected]
        • Website: Click here

        Which of these will you be doing this week? Do let us know in the comments section below! Do share this article - it keeps us going!