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Bait Shaikh Salman Historic Palace

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This is the palace of Bait Shaikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa who was the ruler of Bahrain from... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
pskale
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Mumbai, India
Not so facinating

Nothing much to do over here , This palace Bait Shaikh benlonged to Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
IzvaraN
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4 Sep 2018
“Not so facinating”
2 Jul 2018
“Amazing of History”
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Sh Isa Ave, Manama, Bahrain
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Nothing much to do over here , This palace Bait Shaikh benlonged to Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa who was the ruler of Bahrain from 1942 until his death in 1961. It doesn't even have it's own charm .

2  Thank IzvaraN
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Wonderful place, with special type of relaxation. showing the originality & simplicity. Familiar place and can visit it with your family "All ages"

Thank Waseem E
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The whole of old Murrabaq is very nice specially if you follow the pearl route and this palace is one of its gems. there are about 5 to 6 traditional pearling houses you can visit and this one is one of the best

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is the palace of Bait Shaikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa who was the ruler of Bahrain from 1942 until his death in 1961. Not much to see here. Avoid.

Thank pskale
Reviewed 28 July 2016

For those who love history, culture and heritage, this is a must visit place. Does not need more than an hour to cover the palace.

Thank AshwinPBIndia
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Nothing Great to do there.. the bait shaikh salman historic place is hard to go to and not much to do there. its better to avoid the place

1  Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This isn't a real attraction. it needs a lot of Rehab to make it worth visiting. the old building was closed when we went to see it. there was no signboard on it. no lights inside nor outside after sunset. the area around the building...More

1  Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 5 June 2015

A must see when in Bahrain, magnificent architecture, easy to walk to, you'll need about 2 hours. Many rooms to explore.

Thank Kimi F
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

This is not an attraction open to the public. How is it even listed on TripAdvisor!? its a run down old palace on a block of empty land that is not up kept at all.

1  Thank R7833LGtimm
Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

Bait Shaikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, was the ruler of Bahrain from 1942 until his death in 1961. His title was Hakim of Bahrain. He was succeeded by his son Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa in December 1961.

2  Thank MrAskari
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