The Bahrain Fort Museum is one of the most culturally-rich places in the Middle East. It is here where travelers can find the most exceptional archaeological sites in the region. The fort is home to the biggest collection of remnants and artifacts from the ancient Dilmun civilization. Before the discovery of said artifacts, there was little recorded history about this culture. But thanks to excavations and renovations done throughout the centuries, an incredible amount of Dilmun cultural heritage is now open for viewing by the general public.
In September of year 2005, a very important undertaking was announced by Arcapita, one of the leading investment banks in Bahrain. The company agreed to fund the construction of a museum that will house the extraordinary finds from the Bahrain Fort. Because of [Read more…]