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"The Muslim world has always been wide open to every aspect of human existence. The sciences, society, art, the oceans, the environment and the cosmos have all contributed to the great moments in the history of Muslim civilisations.
- His Highness the Aga Khan -

The Aga Khan Museum will be open to the public on 18 September 2014 in Toronto, Canada. The Museum collection contains over one thousand artefacts and artworks and spans over one thousand years of history. The objects – in ceramic, metalwork, ivory, stone and wood, textile and carpet, glass and rock crystal objects, parchment and illustrated paintings on paper – present an overview of the artistic accomplishments of Muslim civilisations from the Iberian Peninsula to China.

For more information, including up to date information on artefacts in the Museum's collection, please see the Museum website:


Podcast on the Aga Khan Museum
10mns 40 secs (87MB)
The Aga Khan Museum, which will open in Toronto, Canada on 18 September 2014, will house collections of approximately 1000 items of Islamic art collected by His Highness the Aga Khan and members of his family over the last two decades.

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