Day 1- King Abdulaziz Historical Centre and the National Museum
The King Abdulaziz Historical Centre is an incredible representation of traditional Saudi Arabian and Riyadh architecture. Not only does it contain the Darat al-Malik Abdulaziz (King Abdulaziz Foundation for Research and Archives), the King Abdulaziz Mosque, and Al-Murabba’ Palace, it also houses the National Museum which offers a captivating account of the region’s history. Through its eight galleries, each showcasing a different era, visitors can embark on an immersive journey through time starting from the origins of the universe and extending to present-day Saudi Arabia.
To enhance the experience, the guided walking tour will include a reception dinner in the lobby of the National Museum hosted by the ministry of culture. Participants will also have the opportunity to visit traditional local shops and explore the picturesque Al Murabba public parks.