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Bahrain National Museum at Al Seef District
Bahrain National Museum
Al Fatih Highway, Manama, Bahrain | 973-1729-8718
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Culture & History at Bahrain National Museum

Step through 4,000 year of ancient culture at one of the largest public museums in the country. This is a must-see for anyone interested in learning about Bahrain's fascinating history. You can explore archeology of the legendary civilization of Dilmun and view beautiful works from talented artists through the ages. There are several rare manuscripts on display as well as a traditional burial mound that was completely transported to the exhibit halls.


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Daily 8 am - 8 pm


  • Art Shows
  • Cultural Events
  • Educational Programs


  • History Displays
  • Ancient Documents
  • Archeological Exhibits
  • Cafeteria
  • Gift Shop


  • What can I experience in the Natural History Hall?

    Discover the beautiful natural environment of Bahrain. Featuring exhibits on the region’s flaura and fauna, you can see numerous specimens up close. See how the geology and geography of Bahrain has changed over time and learn about what animals are native to this unique part of the world.
  • What types of documents are available to view in the museum?

    The institution holds an impressive collection of ancient manuscripts that date back thousands of years. There are several Quranic manuscripts, historical letters, and notes on astronomy. One of the most famous pieces is a tableau that depicts a scene from the Epic of Gilgamesh, which has deep meaning to Bahrainian history.

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