Patterns in the Sky: Islamic Art Family Day

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Saturday 18 November  |  12.00-4.00 pm

Free entry  |  For people of all ages


Join us for a celebration of Islamic art in our galleries


Workshops with artist Lana Al-Shami


MultakaOxford artwork for Islamic Art Day


Discover artwork inspired by our collections created by MultakaOxford volunteers in collaboration with artist Lana Al-Shami.

And don't miss one of Lana's FREE workshops during the afternoon.

Each ticket gives free entry for:

  • one child (8-12 years)
  • one accompanying adult

Book your FREE ticket


Crafts and activities


44790 Celestial Globe, by Ja'far ibn 'Umar ibn Dawlatshah al-Kirmani, Persian, 1362/3

Discover objects from the Islamic world

Geometric pattern

Explore geometric shapes and patterns

Islamic calligraphy

Learn about Islamic writing and calligraphy

Star shape (golden)

Make a simple decoration to take home


More to explore

We're celebrating alongside UNESCO International Day of Islamic Art and Oxford's Christmas Light Festival 2023.



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