Open Hours: Mo to Su from 09:30 AM to 01:30 PM,Mo to Su from 05:30 PM to 10:00 PM
This museum is located in the splendid palace of Prince Ibrahim which, appropriately enough, is an impressive example of ... More
Museum of Islamic Ceramics
This museum is located in the splendid palace of Prince Ibrahim which, appropriately enough, is an impressive example of Islamic architecture and decoration in itself. The museum has a priceless collection of Islamic ceramics from, among other places, Egypt, Iran, Turkey and southern Spain. The exhibits demonstrate various firing and decoration techniques.
The construction, embellishment and restoration of the Religion Compound of Old Cairo is one of the most exciting and ambitious
projects to be embraced by the Egyptian Antiquities Authority today. The compound includes monuments from all three major monotheistic ...
Established in 1908 to preserve Coptic Christian artifacts from destruction, this renovated old building houses the world's largest collection of
Coptic art. Its two wings contain fabulous artifacts (both secular and religious) produced by Copts throughout the ages. Exhibits ...
This picturesque and serene cemetery is one of the prettiest cemeteries in Egypt. The gravestones are wonderfully ornate with many
statues of angels, saints, doves, crosses and the like. The cemetery is within the Religion Compound. If you happy ...