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Museum of Ahmed Shawki, Cairo

Museum of Ahmed Shawki - Cairo, Egypt
Museum of Ahmed Shawki
6 Ahmed Shawki Street, Cairo, EgyptMap
+20 2 572 9479
Neighborhood: Giza
Overview

Opened on June 17, 1977, this museum pays a fine tribute to the great poet Ahmed Shawki, voted the Emir (the prince) of the Arab Poem. The museum features the poet's bedroom, study, and his extensive library. Of particular note are the 713 poem manuscripts. The museum's collection also includes medals, awards and gifts awarded to the poet in acknowledgment of his great achievements.

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  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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