Bahrain's inhabitants history goes back a very long time, about 9000 years to be exact.
Artifacts from that era can be found in The Bahrain National Museum.
Bahrain's civilization goes back around 5000 years. There aren't many countries with such a long history.
Visiting the museums and castles in Bahrain you will see some of that history. A history that's made by the Persian Empire, Alexander the Great, the arrival and expansion of Islam from the 8th century, the Portugese expansion in early 17th century, Western interference and of course the Bahrain people themselves. You will find out everything about pearl diving, trade, war, arts, housing etc. by artifacts, working models, photos and workshops.
By visiting and seeing you will learn everything about the history of the Kingdom of Bahrain, a history to be proud of.