Damage to Ar-Raqqah Museum as a Result of Bombing 24/11/2014 - عدد القراءات : 4260

A bomb dropped around the museum area resulting the damage to the main facades although complete damage to the doors and and actual breakage of glass windows occurred. Ar-Raqqah Antiquities reported that the heavy damage occurred in main facade facing to the Arafat Square.

The museum hosted in a historical building built in 1861 as a Seray Building (government building) and was founded as a museum in 1981, this museum  curated large collections of the Ar-Raqqah province.



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