Personal tools


Use this tag in Flickr to mark depictions of this place's site(s):


or this one to mark objects found here:


You are here: Home Ancient Places Qalat al-Bahrain

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Qalat al-Bahrain

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.T. Potts Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Mar 24, 2023 02:26 PM History
An ancient settlement with evidence from occupation stretching from 2300 BC to the sixteenth century AD that was at one time the capital of the Dilmun civilization. Qal’at al-Bahrain was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.

26.2329434435, 50.5206469167

settlement, archaeological site

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 95 C3 Qalat al-Bahrain

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Qalat al-Bahrain, BAH

Atom, JSON, KML, RDF+XML, Turtle

D.T. Potts, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Carolin Johansson, Tom Elliott, and Rune Rattenborg, 'Qalat al-Bahrain: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 23 May 2024]

            {{cite web |url= |title=Places: 932478 (Qalat al-Bahrain) |author=Potts, D. |accessdate=May 23, 2024 11:23 am |publisher=Pleiades}}