Bahrain was a very important trading centre since the 4th millennium BC and this place was its religious core of the Dilmun kingdom. The ruins are very basic with only a few interesting reconstructed parts, but if you are nearby it is worth fort its historical value
There really isn't much left of this temple. There is a very small one room tourist building that has some information but unless you're in the area don't make the trip. It's kind of in the middle of a residential zone so it's tricky to find.
we had booked an archaeological tour of Bahrain with Farhat Tours (an excellent company) and so we went, inter alia, to the remains of these very old temples which had recently been excavated. And ... we had the site to ourselves. You won't need long to look, but do go. On the same tour we went to the Fort, the...
It is located in the Barbar area of Bahrain. Its history goes back to Dilmun civilization, when people used to worship idols on the island.
1. Don't follow the google maps as it takes you from the other side of the temple, where there is no entrance. Instead, just take the right, next to BBK bank on budaiya highway and...