Shaikh Isa bin Ali House, Al Muharraq

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At Shaikh Isa bin Ali House, see the residence of the monarch of Bahrain, who ruled from 1869 to 1932. Located in the heart of old town, the house showcases a traditional Islamic architectural style. Take a tour and see the design of the rooms built around four courtyards. Pay attention to the detail on the carved wooden doors, and admire the wind towers characteristic of old Persia and used for creating natural ventilation. After exploring the site and enjoying the views of the house and the old town, stop for a refreshment at one of the quaint coffee shops. Put Shaikh Isa bin Ali House into our Al Muharraq vacation generator and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • May 4, 2017
    This house built at the end of the 19th century is a very great example of Pearl merchant Bahrain house, simple and magnificent in equal basis. Two floors and a lot of different spaces make it worth t...  more »
  • March 16, 2017
    This beautiful historical house is a must see. I suggest reading up on the history to get a full appreciation of the grounds your walking through. I took my 5yr old and we had a great time. It's 1BD f...  more »
  • February 12, 2017
    Frankly, after seeing places like the Alhambra in Spain, this is thin gruel. However, it is of significance in its context of Bahrain, where almost anything old has been torn down and replaced with no...  more »
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  • December 11, 2016
    Near my house and my living city capital masjid
  • August 22, 2014
    best quran center
  • November 22, 2015
    It's a Mosque.
  • June 19, 2017
    The mosques of Allah's House-. The forgiveness of Allah God from all sin and repent to him.
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  • February 16, 2017
    The best places in the Kingdom of Bahrain
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