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Oil Museum and first oil well, Manama

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Venture through the history and origin of the world's oil industry at Oil Museum and first oil well. Double check opening times for both the museum and the oil well--few people visit this desert site, reachable only by private car from Manama. Put Oil Museum and first oil well into our Manama trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Manama.
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  • Unfortunately the museum was closed on the day we visited. But the whole area was interesting to see. We were on a tour and I don't think you could do this without having a taxi take you etc. 
  • the birth of the oil industry: a must see for all who are interested. Very well done and explained. The museum shows very ancient instruments 
  • Interesting and historic place but not much to see. Good if you are interested in this sort of thing. Check timing for the museum. Nice to think it all start there in 1932. Hard to get to and about 50...  more »
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  • First oil well in Middle East was founded here.
  • 比较土,感受一下历史,400桶每小时,发了!
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