Bahrain Authority
for Culture and Antiquities

Privacy Policy

Legal and Privacy Notices

Thank you for visiting the website of the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (Authority), Kingdom of Bahrain. We appreciate your attention to the following legal and privacy policy notices that apply to this site.


Internet Security Policy

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this site are strictly prohibited.

1.      Information Collected and Stored Automatically:

If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

    1. The Internet domain (for example, "**.com, **, **.org, **.edu) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website;
    2. The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
    3. The date and time you access our site; and
    4. The pages you visit.

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors, to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.

2.      If You Send Us Personal Information

If you choose to provide us with personal information by sending an e-mail to any one in the Authority, or by filling out a form with your personal information and submitting it through our website, we use that information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with information that you request. We do not collect personal information for any other purposes. The information you provide is not given to any private organizations or private persons.


Links to Other Sites

Our website has links to the websites of many other government bodies in Bahrain. Once you use a link to transfer to another site, you are subject to the privacy policy and other restrictions, limitations, conditions of use and notices found on the new site. Links to other web sites and the use of trade, firm, or corporation names within this website are for the convenience of the user. Such use does not constitute an official endorsement or approval by the Authority of any other web site, product, or service.


Disclaimer of Liability

Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information on this web site. However, we cannot guarantee that all information contained on or available through this website will be error free. All documents and information on or available through this website are provided on an "as is" basis. To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, neither the Authority make any warranty, expressed or implied, including warranties of non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to documents or information available from this web site or any linked website(s). Additionally, the Authority assumes no legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed herein and do not represent that use of such information, product, or process would not infringe on privately owned rights. To the fullest extent permitted by law, in no event will the Authority be liable for damages of any kind, including loss of use, loss of data or lost profits, arising from the use of this website, or any information found on or obtained through this website or any linked website, including direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special or punitive damages (even if the Authority has been advised of the possibility of such damages), whether in an action sounding in contract, tort or any other legal theory or basis, whether now known or later recognized.



All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, icons, images, and software, is the property of the Authority, the Authority and/or their content suppliers and is protected by the international copyright laws. The arrangement (meaning the compilation, collection, and assembly) of all content on this site is the exclusive property of the Authority and is protected by the international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of the Authority, the Authority or their software suppliers and is protected by the international copyright laws.

By using this site you agree that you will not copy, "meta-tag" to or "frame" any of the content of this site with advertising, promotional material, information, or other content without the express prior written consent of the Authority.



Contents including but not limited to is a trademark of the Authority. Other images, graphics, titles, names, characters, and company names used on this site may be trademarks or registered trademarks. The trademarks found on this site may not be used in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion or in any manner that disparages or discredits the Authority.


Permission Requests

Any requests for use of content from this website may be submitted, in writing, via mail to the following address:


No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

As a condition of your use of this site, you warrant to the Authority that you will not use this site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. Further, by using this site you agree that you will not violate or attempt to violate the security or integrity of the site, including, without limitation, accessing data not intended for users of the site; attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the site to security breaches; attempting to interfere with service to users of the site (including, without limitation, submitting a virus or corrupted data to the site, overloading the site, or continuously posting repetitive material on the site); attempting to decompile, disassemble, or otherwise reverse engineer the content or software comprising or making up the site; and/or sending unsolicited advertising or other communications to users of the site.


No Unauthorized Linking

By using this site you agree that you will not create any links to or from this site to another site without the express prior written consent of the Authority.