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Bahrain National Museum

Al Fatih Highway, Manama, Bahrain
+973 1729 8718
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burial mounds” (30 reviews)
“ancient history” (13 reviews)
“modern art” (10 reviews)
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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"
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"entrance fee"
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"gift shop"
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"nice cafe"
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"boat ride"
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"beautiful building"
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"worth a visit"
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"the ground floor"
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"exhibits"
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"bahrain"
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"birth"
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Reviewed 2 days 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 2 days 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 days 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 6 days 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 6 days ago via mobile

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

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an excellent place to learn about the history of Bahrain. The dioramas tell the story of early civilizations in a very helpful and easily understood way. It is walkable from the center of Manama if you want some exercise. The price is very...More

Thank Tim R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed going through this museum. It has intresting exhibits that are well displayed in a comfortacle environment.

Thank Mlee46
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the display halls was closed during my visit but there was still a lot to see without it. The highlight of the visit was the al-Sabah collection, especially the gold and jewel objects on the second floor

Thank Wayne T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has a lot of very interesting information on the history and culture of Bahrain, but don't expect the bells and whistles that accompany many newer museums. I didn't mind this at all--I actually really enjoyed the walk-through dioramas of things like a traditional...More

Thank Lilyremake
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum gives a good overview of the history of Bahrain. The epochs are well explained and depicted and the culture and life is also vividly depicted.

Thank mulder512017
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paolavallone62
October 15, 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
July 18, 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
May 14, 2015|
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