Inspire your world
Ithra welcomes you to a new adventure and new experiences that fuel your creativity, inspiration and your passion to learn.
A Center for World Culture
The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra)-meaning "enrichment" in Arabic-was built as part of Saudi Aramco's vision to be an ambitious initiative for the public. Ithra is the Kingdom's leading cultural and creative destination for talent development and cross-cultural experiences. Since its opening in 2018, each attraction by Ithra serves as a window to global experiences, celebrating human potential and empowering creativity.
The pillars include culture, creativity, community, art, and knowledge. With the visionary platforms and key pillars, Ithra continuously offers inspiring workshops, performances, and events.
At Ithra, we envision a future in which Saudi Arabia is a beacon for knowledge and creativity.
Ithra aims to make a tangible and positive impact on human development by inspiring a passion for knowledge, creativity and cross-cultural engagement for the future of the Kingdom.
- Children's Museum
- Idea Lab
- Energy Exhibit
- Ithra Academy
- Dining Experience
Visiting times of Ithra center:
Saturday to Wednesday: 9:00 AM -12:00 AM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday: 4:00PM - 1:00 AM
Note: Children Museum and Energy Exhibit close their doors two hours before general closing
8386 Ring Rd, Gharb Al Dhahran, Dhahran 34461
International: +966 13 816 9799
Toll Free: 800 122 12 24
Media & Press:
Partnerships & Collaborations: Relations@ithra.com
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