Since 2002, more than 400 artists, speakers, philosophers and poets have visited the Shaikh Ebrahim Center to share their art and thoughts in this venue dedicated to the open exchange of ideas and knowledge. To accommodate an ever larger audience, a new auditorium opened in December 2008, with a seating capacity of around 300.
It is possible to visit the Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research and explore the cultural houses in Muharraq and Manama after purchasing a culture pass tickets.
Saturday – Thursday, 8:00AM – 1:00PM | 4:00PM – 7:00PM
Ramadan timing: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
The center is closed on the first two days of Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha.
Buy your ticket to visit the Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research and its cultural houses. Tickets are valid for one day only.
|Children – under 12 years old –||FREE|
|Musical evenings at the Mohammed bin Faris Music Hall (every Thursday)||BHD 2|
It is allowed to pay for tickets either in cash or through the BenefitPay application.
Tickets are sold at:
– Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research
– Abdullah Al Zayed House for Bahraini Press Heritage
– Memory of the place – Bin Matar House
– Nuzul Al Salam
– Manamat Al Gosaibi
Within the cultural houses of the Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research, find a wide variety of cafes serving diverse cuisines.
Located in the heart of cultural architecture, these restaurants and cafes offer a unique sensory experience.
Come and explore!
Depending on the event locations, parking is available as shown below:
Activities of the Shaikh Ebrahim Center and Abdullah Al Zayed House in the city of Muharraq:
– Sheikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa Primary School for Boys
– Khadija Al-Kubra Preparatory School for Girls
Activities of the Ibrahim Al Arrayed (House of Poetry) in the city of Manama:
– Al Hoora Secondary School for Girls
Note: Please note that parking is limited, so please arrive early.
Visit our gift shop in the Bin Matar House to find a wide variety of souvenirs, the Center’s cultural, literary, and artistic publications, and handcrafted products.
Capture your memories of the Shaikh Ebrahim Center and the Cultural Houses at our gift shop.
Shaikh Ebrahim Center provides a limited guided tours. For more information, please contact the following number: 37707759.
Shaikh Ebrahim Center welcomes group visits or organized tours. For coordination and reservations, please contact the following number: 37707759.
No, except for attending Mohammed bin Faris Music Hall activities and the workshops that require registration and fees.
Seat reservations are not available, please arrive early.
Food and drinks are prohibited during the events.