• Bahrain National Museum
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Al Fatih Grand Mosque

Al Fatih Grand Mosque

Bahrain's grand mosque, named after the founder of the country, is a sight to behold. It's one of the largest mosque in the world, accommodating 7,000 worshipers and containing a library with many ancient volumes. Its precious materials were brought from all over the world and processed by local craftspeople: visitors have been endlessly fascinated by the huge domes and the beautiful calligraphy ornamenting the walls. Guided tours are available daily for free in both English and Arabic.
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