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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Science & Technology, Educational, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Dokki
1 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Opened in 1938, this is the world's oldest agricultural museum. Its 11 hectares (27 acres) of tranquil grounds make it...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
2 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Built in 1814, this was formerly the residence of Muhammed Ali Pasha and the location where, according to legend, he...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
3 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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This small gallery in the heart of downtown is known for its exciting and innovative exhibitions, most featuring local...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Old Cairo
4 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Established in 1908 to preserve Coptic Christian artifacts from destruction, this renovated old building houses the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Educational, Sports and the Outdoors, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Giza
5 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Accessible only by boat, this private tourist project on an island in the Nile south of the Giza Bridge attempts to...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
6 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Founded in 1858 by French archeologist Auguste Mariette (whose tomb is in the museum's garden), the giant...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
7 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Located on the third floor of an apartment building, this downtown gallery features the work of artists from Egypt and...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Garden City
8 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Established in 1895 by Khedive Ismail as part of the Geographical Society, this neglected museum gives visitors the...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Sayeda Zeinab
9 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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One of Egypt's oldest and largest mosques, it is also one of the most unusual owing to its heavy Iraqi influence....
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Zamalek
10 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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This museum was specially built to house the works of Mohammed Mokhtar, one of Egypt's most celebrated sculptors....
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Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
11 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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With its entrance tucked away in the alley of an ahwa (cafe), it is easy to miss this art gallery. That would be a...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
12 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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With more space devoted to ceremonial equipment and costumes than the brutal realities of war, pacifists should not be...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Giza
13 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Mohammed Mahmoud Khalil (1877-1953) was an eminent figure in Egyptian society and an avid lover of fine art. He...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
14 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Often overlooked, this extensive collection of Islamic art was the brainchild of Khedive Tawfeek, son of Mohammed Ali...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Zamalek
15 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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This museum is located in the splendid palace of Prince Ibrahim which, appropriately enough, is an impressive example...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
16 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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This quirky museum features rooms devoted to Egypt's most sensational murders and assassinations (although strangely...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Giza
17 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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The smallest of the three great pyramids of Giza, this pyramid was built by the IV Dynasty pharaoh Menkaure (Mycerinus)...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
18 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Often overlooked, this 70-year-old museum located adjacent to the city's main train station is definitely worth a peek...
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Type: Other, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Giza
19 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Discovered in 1954, the 43-meter (140-foot)-long wood boat in this special humidity-controlled pavilion next the to...
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Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
20 of 20 Cairo Arts & Museums
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Arguably the best private gallery in the city, owner William Wells is a leading figure in Cairo's art community....
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