Currency Museum

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.

Opening Hours

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

Contact the Museum

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.

Tel: +973 17 547700 – 17547702 – 17547747 – 17547766
Fax: +973 17 536164
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