MUSCAT: On behalf of His Majesty, His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers, received Prince Guillaume, Crown Prince of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg. His Highness Prince Guillaume conveyed the greetings of His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos and his wishes of further progress and prosperity to the Omani people. Prince Guillaume, and his wife visited the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque in Muscat on Wednesday within the framework of his current visit to the Sultanate.
Prince Guillaume toured the facilities of the mosque during which he was briefed on the history of the mosque’s building and the models of the Omani and Islamic architecture. The guest also familiarized himself with the centres of the mosque, such as the Islamic Sciences Institute, the library, lecture halls and other utilities. The Crown Prince of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg and his wife also visited the Royal Opera House Muscat (ROHM). The Crown Prince toured various ROHM facilities during which he was briefed on the role that it plays in the cultural field.
He also familiarised himself with the facilities and nature of shows presented during its year-round programme, in addition to viewing its equipment.
The Crown Prince and his wife also paid a visit to the National Museum in Muscat. The guest toured the museum’s utilities, which include several halls, namely the Earth and Man Hall, Prehistory Hall and Ancient Ages Hall, Hall of Greatness of Islam, Hall of Oman and the Outside World, Renaissance Hall and intangible Heritage Hall. — ONA