Vision of SCASS

The vision of the SCASS is to build a national respected center working in the areas​ of astronomy and space sciences. 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 center dedicated to education, science, research, Islamic heritage, and open to educators, school students, university students, researchers and families of all ages.​

The center has many attractions, most important of which are the planetarium theater, the different exhibitions halls (Astronomy Exhibition, Space Exhibition, Exhibition of the Universe in the Holy Qur'an), the astronomical observatory and the cosmic park. The center also has other facilities including a cafeteria and a gift shop for astronomical and scientific souvenirs.