BACA and UOB Delegation explore Muharraq and Manama

by BTM

Sat, 12 December 2020

BACA and UOB Delegation explore Muharraq and Manama

The Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) Director General, Shaikha Hala bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, accompanied an official delegation from the University of Bahrain headed by the Dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Bahrain, Dr. Fuad Al-Ansari, during a tour of several sites in the cities of Muharraq and Manama. The delegation was familiarised with BACA’s achievements and work in preserving historical buildings during the tour which included a visit to the Pearling Route, Qaysariyah Market, post office, Bab Al Bahrain and more.

The delegation was briefed on the Pearling Route, which was listed as the second registered site on the World Heritage List in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and includes a series of heritage and historical buildings, in addition to the squares and the visitor center.