Guided tours for schools

The Arabic script

See the Arabic script’s many wonderful forms – found on everything from the earliest Korans to monumental wall decorations.

This tour presents different types of art decorated with calligraphy and tells about the Arabic script, the artists who used it, and the history of the works of art.

Teaching on all tours is conducted at the level of the pupils. Questions relevant to the area of focus of the classes/groups are most welcome, before, during, and after the visit.

Click on the button to the right to see a selection of works of art from this tour. Instructional material: PDF.