Ibrahim, Abdelbaki Mohamed (ed). 1998. Bahrain National Museum. In Alam al-Bina. Cairo: Center for Planning and Architectural Studies, 33-35/198.
The Bahrain Museum took one of the most attractive and prestigious plots in the city. The museum's design reflects high international standards in contemporary building and also honors Islamic architectural traditions, it consists of four exhibition halls, an educational center and an administrative area with researcher laboratories. (Taken from English summary on page 8)