Central Bank of Bahrain

Location & Opening

General Information

The museum is housed within the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), in the Diplomatic Area in Manama. It traces the history of the currency in the Kingdom of Bahrain before and after Islam (B.C. to A.D.) and the currency issued by the Currency Board and the CBB. It also displays Islamic Coins as well as some official documents.

A PC based multi-media system helps visitors to gain detailed information about each coin in the Museum.

Opening Hours:

Open from Sun - Thurs 8:00am - 2:00pm
Closed on Fridays, Public and Bank Holidays
Admission to the museum is free

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