Under the Patronage of His Excellency Lt. Gen. Dr. Shaikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa - Chairman Supreme Council of Health - Bahrain

Bahrain National Museum

Sight Description

The Bahrain National Museum is the crowning achievement of the Kingdom of Bahrain’s ongoing efforts to preserve the nation’s heritage and history. The museum seeks not only to enhance and understand the knowledge of Bahrain’s history amongst locals, but also plays a role as an institutions which promotes global culture within the community, as evidenced by the numerous international culture and art exhibitions it has hosted over the years.

Built on a central location between Manama and Muharraq, Bahrain National Museum houses 9 main halls, and classifies the accumulated heritage of the Kingdom of Bahrain into 6 different sections. Visitors to the museum will be taken on a 4,000 year journey through time as they pass through its halls, from the traditional handicrafts hall, to the customs and traditions hall, burial mounds hall, ancient documents and manuscripts hall, Tylos hall, and Islamic period hall.