Aljasra handicrafts center is considered one of the most important craft centers in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Located in Al Jasra village, surrounded by abundant greenery overlooking the water, alJasra Handicrafts center wsd established in 1990 under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister.
For more than a quarter of a century, the center has been embracing Bahraini artisans specialized in a number of areas of traditional crafts and industries, those craftsman have been provided with independent workshops, where they are able to introduce their products directly, and at the sight of visitors ina sn interactive manner.
The center embraces many traditional handicrafts, in order to achieve the following objectives:
- Maintaining traditional crafts and industries from extinction, in light of the steady growth in the world of automated industries.
- Educating Bahraini youth, and giving the m the opportunity to explore industries and crafts that were practiced by their ancestors.
- highlighting the traditional industries and handicrafts as an interface of the country, where foreigners visitors can learn more about our great past.
- encouraging the craftsman and artisans, urging them to continue working in this distinctive field which requires major effort, and precise skills, by providing support to ensure the development of this industry while maintaining the original characteristics of the Bahraini products.