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Ministry of Culture, Bahrain

Institution Name
In English
Ministry of Culture, Bahrain
Type Government
P. O. Box 2199 Manama
Tel +973 17298776
Fax +973 17293820
Website http://www.culture.gov.bh/en/
The Ministry of Culture’s mandate includes overseeing the culture and tourism sectors in the Kingdom. The former, the Culture and National Heritage Sector, is responsible for setting all plans and programs related to culture, arts, and heritage in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with a vision to update and develop the cultural infrastructure, and activate the role of culture in social and economic development.
The sector also supports cultural movements of Bahrain through developing the role of museums, folklore, and other cultural components within Bahraini society with the aim of enhancing the local community’s knowledge about its origins and civilization which date back to several millennia.

Created: 2011-12-25 Last Updated: 2017-03-21

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