Bahrain | Culture

Sheikh Isa Bin Salman Library

​The impressive Sheikh Isa Bin Salman Library, which sits next to the Grand Mosque on reclaimed land in the Bahraini capital Manama, houses over 250,000 titles and audio visual items. Conceived as one of the island’s signature cultural spaces, it has evolved into a multi-use venue featuring conference facilities.

The brief

​BWS provided full cost consultancy services on this striking structure completed in 2005.

Client: The Library Committee of Bahrain
Cultural Consultant: ARCADE, Egypt
Supervision: MSCEB, Bahrain