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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Activities
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Funded by the Aga Khan Trust, this park was created to make a leisure and recreational spot for residents and tourists...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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This beautiful mosque is affiliated with Al-Azhar University, the oldest Islamic university in the world and a...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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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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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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This mosque is an example of Mameluke architecture at its very finest. It was built by Al Nasir Mohamed - one of Sultan...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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It may look like the partner of the Sultan Hassan Mosque next door, but half a century separates their construction...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Alabaster Mosque (Mosque of Mohammad Ali) is a grand structure located atop the highest point in The Citadel of Saladin...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Built between 1318 and 1335, this was once the main mosque of the Citadel. Although neglected for a long time (it once...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Called the moonlit mosque on account of the way its pale stones reflect moonlight, this small mosque was built in 1125...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Rebuilt in 1754 by Abdurahman Katkhuda, this gateway protected the original entrance to the Citadel. The great...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Built in 1087 CE, this blocky Fatimid gate was beefed up over the centuries to protect it from assault, though never...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Built in 1087 CE to protect the city's northern perimeter, Bab al-Futuh was for century the arrival point of pilgrim...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Beefed up in 1087 CE, this remarkable gate marks the former southern limits of the city and appears to touch the sky...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Beit al Souhaymi was built in 1648 and is the former home of the 17th-century Sheik Al Azhar. You enter through the...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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This small museum housed in a former British officers mess hall contains eight carriages used by Egyptian royalty....
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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One of Cairo's major attractions, the massive Citadel complex dominates the city skyline. Built on a limestone spur by...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Funery Complex of Amir Qurqumas was built between 1506 and 1507. Amir Qurqumas was the commander-in-chief of the Mamluk...
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Type: Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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This delightful theme park has vast green areas and a variety of games including slides and carousels. Thanks to its...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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James Bond fans will recognize the house instantly - this was the setting for a steamy tryst and murder in The Spy Who...
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Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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Built in the early 11th Century to commemorate Fatamid ruler Al-Hakim, the Caligula of Egypt, this huge mosque has...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Religious
Neighborhood: Islamic Cairo
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One of the holiest mosques in Egypt, this is where the president and other dignitaries pray on special occasions. It's...
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