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    What's on

    WHAT'S ON
    AT MIA

Walk-In Gallery Tour

Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, 2pm

Join our Museum Guides for a tour of MIA’s outstanding collection of Islamic art objects, stretching over 1400 years and three continents. No booking required, just turn up!
Monday – Science Tour (from May onwards)
Wednesday – Imperial Threads Special Exhibition Tour
Thursday – MIA ArchitectureTour
Saturday – Permanent Gallery Tour

Islamic Manuscript Illumination

Adults (18 years +)

9 - 13 July, 10:00am - 5:00pm
This 5 day workshop on Islamic manuscript illumination will draw inspiration from objects in our temporary exhibition "Imperial Threads: motifs and artisans from Turkey, Iran and India". Immerse yourself in the world of Timurid Central Asia and Safavid Iran and learn about the different motifs in use, design, and traditional techniques of painting and medium preparation.
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