12 December 2016 - 30 April 2017

200 Years of British-Bahraini relations

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Interactive Timeline

Illustrates the historical development of the Kingdom of Bahrain from the Stone Age to modern times

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Our Year Of Archaeology

Is this year’s slogan to highlight the Archaeological heritage of Bahrain which dates back thousands of years

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The Kingdom

Take a stroll back in time to ancient settlements, temples and astounding burial mounds. Move on to 16th century forts and 19th century courtyard houses and arrive in the 22nd century via contemporary art.

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Events & Festivals

Enjoy our exciting cultural programme that includes public events, exhibitions, workshops and theatrical performances amongst others, taking place all over Bahrain throughout the year

Authority News

  • Transfer of Knowledge Project Publishes “The Story of Art”
    09 May 2017

    Transfer of Knowledge Project Publishes “The Story of Art” Read more

  • 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue H.E : Culture creates a very constructive dialogue between peoples and countries
    05 May 2017

    4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue H.E : Culture creates a very constructive dialogue between peoples and countries Read more

  • Khartoum Regional Meeting
Bahrain Culture Authority Participates in a workshop on “ Al Nakhla” ( the Palm Tree) as UNESCO Intangible Heritage Nomination File
    01 May 2017

    Khartoum Regional Meeting Bahrain Culture Authority Participates in a workshop on “ Al Nakhla” ( the Palm Tree) as UNESCO Intangible Heritage Nomination File Read more

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