SAASST - Sharjah Events



The Sharjah Academy of Astronomy, Space sciences & Technology was inaugurated on Wednesday of May 2015 under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah, to crown the celebrations of Sharjah as the Capital of Islamic Culture. The Center aims at developing and promoting education about astronomy and space sciences in the Arab World in general and the UAE in particular in order to be a destination for science, research, heritage, and education.

The Academy has many attractions, most important of which are: Planetarium, Astronomy Exhibition, Space Exhibition, Exhibition of the Universe in the Holy Qur’an, Astronomical Observatory and a Cosmic Park.

Venue Details
Events of the Venue
You might also love these events.
19 Nov 2020
SAASST is holding a workshop titled “Introduction to Space Weather” during which the audience will learn about the concept of space weather; sunspots and their significance; sunspot observations, areas and numbers; space weather research at SAASST; the digital ionosonde; and...
07 Nov 2020  -  30 Nov 2020
Are You Ready for Take Off? To millions of stars, planets, and galaxies SAASST is excited to welcome you back! We needed some space to ensure safety on your journey with us to the edge of the Universe. Preregister to...
26 Dec 2019  -  26 Dec 2019
SAASST is organizing an observation of a rare Solar Eclipse on December 26th, 2019. A solar eclipse occurs when a portion of the Earth is engulfed in a shadow cast by the Moon which fully or partially blocks sunlight. This...