Only 1 km away, and one of the most popular attractions in the Eastern Province, a visit to Corniche Al Khobar is highly recommended. This seafront promenade is an extension of Half Moon Bay through Aziza beach stretching to the city of Dammam. Green spaces are plentiful along the coast and visitors can enjoy spectacular sea views from here.
A picnic at the Corniche is always a great idea. It is the perfect place for families, with lots of playgrounds for children to enjoy and seating areas for the parents. Children can also enjoy riding on their bicycles and families can also enjoy jogging or having small snacks with a cup of coffee while watching their children play.
King Abdul-Aziz Centre of World Culture is One of the most significant landmarks of the country, catalyst of creativity and Oasis of knowledge. Ideally located in Dhahran, and flawlessly designed by the well acclaimed architectural firm Snohetta, the building stands out from the kingdom's architectonic traditions with its conceptual and breath-taking appearance. With 80,000 square meters, the establishment will hold all world class library, archives, learning focus, a four-display exhibition hall and kids' historical center, bistros, and blessing shops. Innovative and creative programs as well as youth development programs will additionally go about as a noteworthy setting for live and sight and multimedia events.
Located on the Al Khobar Corniche, the Scitech Technology Center – also referred to as the Sultan Bin Abdul-Aziz Science and Technology Center – is an educational science facility, where families can explore over 350 exhibitions on technology and science.
The facilities at SciTech Al Khobar are both educational and fun, offering an interactive way to learn about science. It is certainly one of the best cultural highlights found here and is enjoyable for adults as well as children.
Scitech Al Khobar's own IMAX cinema frequently shows educational films, helping visitors get closer to both nature and science.
With all this on offer, the Scitech Technology Center is a major attraction in Al Khobar for locals as well as expatriates and is one of the most recommended places to visit for families.