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Type: Educational
Neighborhood: Downtown
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This is one of the best bookstores in Cairo with a good selection of travel guides, language course material and...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Downtown
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The stately grandeur of this palace owes to its construction in 1863 at a time when a worldwide cotton shortage meant...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
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St. Mercurius is known in Coptic Egyptian tradition as the "saint of the two swords." The tradition states that he was...
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Type: Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Downtown
4 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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This club welcomes people from all over the world to join its dive trips, and enroll on its free training courses. It...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Downtown
5 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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The tourism offices, and this is the headquarters, is the best source for brochures, great sightseeing and trip...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
6 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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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: Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
7 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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The Christian Science Society does not advertise a telephone number, so you need to get there to talk to them and find...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
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This, one of the oldest churches in Cairo, is built on the site where the Holy Family allegedly rested at the end of...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
9 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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Built in the 9th century, this church is also known as kasriyyat el rihan, which means the "pot of basil." The origin...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
10 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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The Church of the Virgin at Haret er-Rum is rather close to another Church dedicated to the Virgin at Haret Zuwaila....
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Type: Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
Neighborhood: Downtown
11 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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This picturesque and serene cemetery is one of the prettiest cemeteries in Egypt. The gravestones are wonderfully...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
12 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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This convent is situated very close to the Religion Compound and has also been fortunate to be amongst the wonderful...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
13 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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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
14 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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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: Photo Spots / Photography, Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
15 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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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, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
16 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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Built in 1504 by Sultan Quansuh al Ghouri, this building is a delightful example of Mameluke architecture. Situated...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
Neighborhood: Downtown
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The tale of the construction of the el Muayyad Mosque is an interesting one. The mosque was actually constructed by...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Downtown
18 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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Muhammad Ali Street is a very noisy and crowded street but is best known as the place where you can buy musical...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks
Neighborhood: Downtown
19 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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Built between 1779 and 1788, this palace was the birthplace of Khedive Ismail, the great ruler of Egypt. Nowadays, the...
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Type: Arts & Museums
Neighborhood: Downtown
20 of 23 Cairo Things To Do
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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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