Sheikh Isa Bin Salman Library And Conference Centre

The development bears the name of the late Amir Shaikh Isa Bin Salman Al Khalifa and has become another landmark in Bahrain. Situated adjacent to the Al Fateh Grand Mosque the library compliments the existing structure with quintessential Arabic architecture.
The project is complex having to allow for future developments in information technology and conferencing systems. The project incorporates not only a library, but also international standard conference facilities, multipurpose theatre/lecture hall, museum space, gallery and show arenas, cafeterias, book and document retention areas.

The finishes are to the highest standards with extensive use of high quality stone finishes, decorative wall and ceilings claddings, ornate woodwork, and ornamental screens acheter viagra. Of particular interest is the “clam shell’ vaulted roof which rises to over 10m in height and is supported on complex steel trusses spanning for over 50m.

The construction is massive and will remain for many years one of Bahrain’s most prestigious public buildings.

Riffa’s Clock Tower

West Riffa is predominately a residential area. Most of the ruling family and other high ranking families, ministers and business investors live there. His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain lives there, as well as the Prime Minister, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa. Riffa’s famous clock tower is located in the centre of West Riffa.

West Riffa is home to the National Stadium, where most football matches and important sports events in Bahrain take place. West Riffa and East Riffa each have their own football clubs with their own stadiums.

Al Jasra Handicraft Centre

Located in Al Jasra Village on Bahrain’s west coast and built around a beautiful garden, Al Jasra Handicraft Centre is divided into a number of small rooms, each containing craftsmen engaged in traditional arts and crafts including pottery, basket weaving, embroidery and sculpting.  Visitors are invited to sit and chat with the craftsmen or simply watch them work, and a wide variety of traditional hand-crafted products are available for purchase.