Bahrain National Museum
Bahrain National Museum

Bahrain National Museum

Monday 26 September

Registration

Registration for the tour is open to conference delegates and is free of charge. To register, please add this activity to your basket during the online checkout process.

Bus schedule

Buses will depart for the tour from The Ritz Carlton Hotel foyer at 15:00. Return trip from the Bahrain National Museum to The Ritz Carlton Hotel is at 17:15.

Tour overview

The Bahrain National Museum is the crowning achievement of the Kingdom of Bahrain’s ongoing efforts to preserve the nation’s heritage and history.
Built on a central location between Manama and Muharraq, Bahrain National Museum houses 9 main halls, and classifies the accumulated heritage 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.
The museum seeks not only to enhance understand and knowledge of Bahrain’s history amongst locals only, but also play 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.