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06.23.2011

Always Further - A symbol of pride, a spark of innovation: the King Abdulaziz Center for Knowledge and Culture

centerOpened to the public in 2011, the King Abdulaziz Center for Knowledge and Culture aims at inspiring passion for creativity thanks to a cross-cultural engagement.

Arab culture is honored and considered as a powerful catalysis for crossing different culture and promote intellectual achievement. Indeed, as the website proclaims “Exposure to and appreciation of a wide variety of knowledge-based and cultural experiences is not a luxury, but a necessity for the members of any modern society”.

The center also fosters an educational department having for goal the transmission of knowledge to the younger generations.

Through exhibits, programs and events, it also provides the Saudis experiences of culture, crucial for human and intellectual development.

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