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Beit Al Qur'an, Manama

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.5/5 based on 65 reviews on the web
View rare and unique versions of the Qur'an while learning about the history of Islam at Beit Al Qur'an. Inside this multi-purpose complex, visitors find one of the most renowned Islamic museums in the world. Step in for a chance to look at rare manuscripts, woodcarvings, and Islamic calligraphy. In addition to the first written copy of the Qur'an, the museum houses a translated copy dating back to 955 CE, as well as miniature versions that require magnifying glasses to read. The rest of the complex contains a vast library with over 50,000 books and manuscripts, an auditorium, and a mosque. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Beit Al Qur'an by using our Manama itinerary maker.
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  • Visited this place couple of times and still want to go again simply a wonderful place!The time I was studying in I'm aliman school learned how to recite alqur'an alkareem,memorised many suraz as a st...  read more »
  • The Qur'an as well as books, from the United States until the carpet is depicted in all sorts of things. Exactly the Holy things that were noticed. Also, Mosque and the decor was nice.
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  • We visited a lot of where, seen Israel Museum of biblical lands, but to the whole Museum was dedicated to one book, this meet for the first time. In a building dating back a quarter of a century ago are stored various copies of the Koran, including a very ancient. Tour seems exciting at first, but then due to the lack of diversity exhibits all merges in the bunch.
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  • Beit alQuran is the Islamic Museum located in Hoora City of Manama the capital of kingdom of Bahrain. Beit Al Qur'an was built to accommodate the huge collection of valuable manuscripts and rare Quranic, a unique thing of its kind in the Arabian Gulf region. The complex includes a mosque, a library, a large hall, a school and museum consists of ten showrooms. This great institute and museum celebrated globally for him for this group of Koranic manuscripts from various parts of the Muslim world, from China in the east to the west Spain representative of the progress the art of traditional calligraphy from the first century of the Islamic era to the present day.
  • I think this place had a lot of educational potential they are missing. And it need some cleaning on the facade.
  • This is a museum of all the earliest copies of the Holy Book Koran..
  • A very unique experience to learn about the history of the Islamic holy book
  • Rare manuscripts of the Holy Quran from all over the world
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