The Fairytales Come True: Worlds From the Imagination of Hans Christian Andersen is an interactive and experiential celebration of the writer’s life and work. It is organized by the UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) in partnership with Sharjah Museums Authority as the first Hans Christian Andersen exhibition in the Arab region.
Fairytales Come True: Worlds from the Imagination of Hans Christian Andersen virtual tour exhibition
It is composed of display rooms that mix the analog with the digital the same way Andersen infused the magical into the real. The exhibition displays dedicated to fairytales and themes that he used in his stories. The exhibition is a combination of interactive items, props, and technological solutions to bring his works to life; in addition to high resolution copies and replicas of his portraits, drawings, papercuts, and more.
The fairytales exhibited are a mix of his worldwide famous ones, as well as the lesser known but just as whimsical.