The three-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports activities Museum (QOSM) is able to obtain World Cup guests come November, its director stated.
“We’re actually eager to obtain everyone as a result of on the finish of the day, we [want to] convey a message to them, it’s about conveying [the] message, not simply the quantity [of visitors],” stated Director of 3-2-1 QOSM, Abdulla Yousuf Al Mulla to The Peninsula.
Round 500,000 guests are anticipated on the museum by the tip of this 12 months. The museum is beside the Khalifa Worldwide Stadium, one of many eight venues that might be used for the soccer showpiece. Over a 100,000 individuals have to this point visited the museum since its opening in March.
“The aim of constructing the museum is [about] three key messages: training, constructing museum tradition, and likewise the funding that Qatar has placed on the human sources, infrastructures, state-of-the-art museum/airport/metro,” Al Mulla defined.
He added that the legacy of Qatar on sports activities is “unbelievable,” and a proof is visiting the 3-2-1.
The Director additionally highlighted Qatar because the capital of sports activities within the Arab world.
Abdulla Yousuf Al Mulla
Up to now, over 500 occasions and tournaments have been hosted by the nation from 2006; and including to the lengthy listing is the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, taking place in lower than 50 days.
On October 2, the museum opened its first exhibition “World of Soccer,” which can run till April 1, 2023. It showcases over 200 objects, well-known of which is Argentina legend Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ jersey. Guests will tackle a journey by way of the start of soccer, the FIFA World Cup, highlighting how the game can unite people from completely different backgrounds and cultures.
The three-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports activities Museum presents a memorable and interactive journey by way of the legacy of sports activities and the Olympic Video games. It has seven galleries housing objects from across the globe: World of Emotion; A World Historical past of Sport; Olympics; Corridor of Athletes; Qatar – Internet hosting Nation; Qatar Sports activities Tradition, and Activation Zone. It’s a member of the Olympic Museum Community.
It presents a multilayered instructional narrative that highlights the significance of sports activities in Qatar by fusing an enormous assortment with cutting-edge know-how. The museum is roughly 19,000sqm and is residence to a whole bunch of things from all around the world, courting from the beginnings of sports activities to the current.
The three-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports activities Museum hopes to encourage and interact its neighborhood by way of its interactive areas and scheduled programmes.
It additionally promotes bodily train and sports activities amongst its patrons.