Bahrain Fort Restoration
Manamah, Bahrain
Restoration and excavation of a 15th century fortress, based on analysis of existing ruins, and utilising materials available on-site such as gypsum, coral stone, palm tree trunks, and limestone.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Manamah, Bahrain
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Events
15th c., restored 1999
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Bahrain Fort Restoration
Qal'at al-Bahrain (Qal'at-al-Bahrain
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Qalat al-Bahrain
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Qala'at al-Bahrain
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Qalaat al-Bahrain)
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Building Usages
fort
military
Keywords
restoration and conservation
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