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Bahrain National Museum

Al Fatih Highway, Manama, Bahrain
+973 1729 8718
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Al Fatih Highway, Manama, Bahrain
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+973 1729 8718
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"burial mounds"
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"ancient history"
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"modern art"
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"couple of hours"
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"pearl diving"
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"on display"
in 15 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 23 reviews
"gift shop"
in 18 reviews
"nice cafe"
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"boat ride"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 16 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"the ground floor"
in 10 reviews
"exhibits"
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"bahrain"
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"birth"
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Reviewed today via mobile

A large building, but not a lot to see on the inside in comparison. A few halls with some useful information in English. A huge atrium could be made more use of. Instead it contains a magnified image of Bahrain on the floor. You could...More

Thank Joseph H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a small modern country, I would have never expected Bahrain to have history that traces back hundreds of years! If you're into history, this is definitely the place to go. Entrance fee is only 1BD per person and you'll easily spend 2-3 hours in...More

Thank Jadh89
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I reviewed some of the negative reviews beforehand and I can only surmise they did not visit the same museum I did. This is a very well done museum. If you are a history nerd as I am you will enjoy this place. This is...More

1  Thank NaylandXSmith
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is the main Museum in Kingdom of Bahrain, which covers different eras, it shows you the life style of those eras, people occupations and their life cycle, from their birth to their grave.

Thank Hussain S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to learn more about Bahrain's history and culture. Even better if you have a guide that tells all those historical stories and explaining the unique culture of the country. Definitely highly recommended when you visit Bahrain.

Thank onlyndz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best tourist place in Bahrain, the museum shows the culture and tradition of Bahrain. Must see place for kids and family

Thank Janani P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommeded to visit first the museum before touring in the different forts. Museum is limited, but give a good overview of the history.

Thank BDV12
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is relatively new and very well laid out. It is very spacious with nice facilities and every exhibit is very well labelled. It only costs 2 BD to get in and you can stay as long as you like up until 8.00pm. You...More

Thank Pam004
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved my visit to the museum, it had really great history collection , definitely going back there

Thank Shobitha R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit to learn the history of the islands 70plus make Bahrain into what it is today. Great cafeteria

1  Thank mitchian
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paolavallone62
15 October 2017|
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Response from Samir Z | Reviewed this property |
1 Bahraini Dinar which is equivalent to 2.65 US dollar
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mrthief
18 July 2015|
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Response from Ourdream2 | Reviewed this property |
Eid timings daily from 8am to 8pm as usual. Boat trips starts from the Museum to the Abu Mahir Fort southern Muharraq, where there is also a hall showing the Pearl Road project. Short return trips from morning till 4pm for... More
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emme721
14 May 2015|
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