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.
Open from Sun – Thurs 8:00am – 2:00pm
Closed on Weekends, Public and Bank Holidays
Admission to the museum is free
For any enquiries about the Currency Museum please contact us at:
Central Bank of Bahrain
Director, Currency Issue
P.O. Box: 27
Kingdom of Bahrain.
The CBB Commemorative Medals displayed below are for sale (depending on availability and quantity). For purchasing and enquiries please contact the currency museum.
Note: Daily Rates are uploaded every business day at 7:30 AM (Bahrain Time)*