Downtown Cairo
Downtown Cairo, (Arabic: وسط البلد‎ wasaṭ al-balad / wesṭ el-balad, "middle of town"), has been the urban center of Cairo, Egypt since the late 19th century, when the district ...
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Gezira Island
Gezira Island is located in the Nile River, in central Cairo, Egypt. The southern portion of the island contains the Gezira District, and the northern third contains the affluent Zamalek District. Gez...
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Islamic Cairo
Islamic Cairo is a part of central Cairo noted for its historically important mosques and other Islamic monuments. It is overlooked by the Cairo Citadel.Islamic Cairo, also referred to as Medieval Cai...
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Old Cairo
Old Cairo (Egyptian Arabic: Masr el Qadīma) is a part of Cairo, Egypt, that contains the remnants of those cities which were capitals before Cairo, such as Fustat, as well as some other elements from ...
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El-Quba
El-Quba (Arabic: القبة‎) is a district of Cairo, Egypt.It is famous for having two major palaces that were once the residences of the King Faruk. Along with the Tahra Palace, the Quba Palace...
Ben Ezra Synagogue
31°13′52″E / 30.0057944°N 31.2310222°E / 30.0057944; 31.2310222The Ben Ezra Synagogue (Hebrew: בית כנסת בן עזרא‎, Arabic: معبد بن عزرا‎), sometimes referred to...
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Coptic Museum
The Coptic Museum is a museum in Coptic Cairo, Egypt with the largest collection of Egyptian Christian artifacts in the world. It was founded by Marcus Simaika Pasha in 1908 to house Coptic antiquitie...
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Saliba Street
Saliba Street, (شارع صليبة), which literally means "Cross Street", is one of the old main streets of Medieval Cairo, Egypt, it runs from the Citadel, in the north, to the Mosque of Ibn Tulun and Sayid...
El-Marg
El-Marg (Arabic: المرج‎  [elˈmæɾɡ]) alternatively Al-Marj is an administrative ward (kism) of Cairo, in north-east of Cairo Governorate, bordering Qalyubia Governorate near Shubra El-Kh...
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Saint Barbara Church in Coptic Cairo
The Coptic Orthodox Church of St. Barbara (or Sitt Barbara) is one of the many famous Coptic Orthodox parishes that can be found in the district of Coptic Cairo. The building is located on the eastern...
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Architectural Heritage And Urban Planning Documentation
The Architectural Heritage And Urban Planning Documentation - "Architectural Heritage of Egypt Project" is part of the Center for Documentation of Cultural and Natural Heritage (CULTNAT). It is a pilo...
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Faggala
Faggala (Arabic: الفجّالة‎) is a district of Cairo, Egypt near Ramesis Square. It has long been an important center for book publishing, perhaps the largest in the country. It is also an imp...
Mokattam
The Muqattam (Arabic: المقطم‎, also spelled Mokattam), or the Muqattam Mountain or Hills, is the name of a range of hills and a suburb in them, located in southeastern Cairo, Egypt.
The ...
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Maadi
Maadi (Arabic: المعادى‎ / transliterated: el-Ma‛adi  [elmæˈʕæːdi]) is an affluent district in the south of Cairo, Egypt. The district is home to the Supreme Constitutional Court of Egyp...
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Wagh El-Birket
The Wag.h el-Birket ("The Berka" or "The Birka", Arabic: وجه البركة, "the face of the lake" or "fronting the lake") was, through the first half of the 20th century, the entertainment district (or red-...
Qasr al-Ayni Street
Qasr El-Einy Street (Arabic: 'شارع القصر العيني') (official name; alternatively transliterated as Kasr Al-Ainy); also known as Tahir Qasr El-Einy Street (30°2'14"N 31°12'28"E) is one of the oldest str...
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Gezirah Palace
The Gezirah Palace was one of the Egyptian royal palaces of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty. It is located in the Zamalek district on Gezira Island in the Nile, just west of Downtown Cairo.
The Gezirah ...
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Qalawun complex
The Qalawun complex (Arabic: مجمع قلاون‎) is a massive complex in Cairo, Egypt that includes a madrasa, a hospital and a mausoleum. It was built by the Sultan Al-Nasir Muhammad Ibn Qalawun i...
Cairo Opera House
The Cairo Opera House (Arabic: دار الأوبرا المصرية‎, Dār el-Opera el-Masreyya; literally "Egyptian Opera House"), part of Cairo's National Cultural Center, is the main performing arts venue ...
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Daher, Egypt
El Daher, or El Zaher (Arabic: الظاهر‎, [edˈdɑːheɾ, ezˈzˤɑːheɾ]), is one of the districts of Cairo, Egypt. It neighbours the districts of Abbaseya and Sakakini.El Zaher is named after al-Ma...
Church of the Virigin Mary (Haret Zuweila)
The Church of the Virgin Mary in Haret Zuweila (also transliterated as Haret Zeweila; ḥaret zuwēla) is the oldest church in the district of Haret Zuweila, near the Fatamid section of Cairo. It was pro...
Church of St. George (Cairo)
The Church of St. George is a Greek Orthodox church in Coptic Cairo. The church dates back to the 10th century (or earlier). The current structure was rebuilt following a 1904 fire.
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Gezira Center for Modern Art
The Gezira Center for Modern Art, also known as the Egyptian Modern Art Museum, is an art museum for modern and contemporary art, located in Cairo, Egypt. It is part of the National Cultural Centre w...
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Sabil-Kuttab of Katkhuda
Sabil-Kuttab of Katkhuda is one of the most important monuments in the old part of Islamic Cairo, Egypt. This building is an example of Ottoman and Mamluk architecture mixed with Islamic architectur...
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The Hanging Church
Saint Virgin Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church also known as the Hanging Church (El Muallaqa) is one of the oldest churches in Egypt and the history of a church on this site dates to the 3rd century AD. T...
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Bab al-Louq
Bab al-Louq (also Bab el-Louk, Bab al-Luq; Egyptian Arabic: باب اللوق, [bæːb elˈluːʔ]) is a neighborhood in downtown Cairo. The Egyptian Ministry of Interior is located here.
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Cairo Tower
The Cairo Tower (Arabic: برج القاهرة‎, Borg Al-Qāhira) is a free-standing concrete tower located in Cairo, Egypt. At 187 m (614 ft), it has been the tallest structure in Egypt and ...
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Garden City, Cairo
Garden City (Egyptian Arabic: جاردن سيتى Garden Siti  [ˈɡɑɾden ˈsiti]) is a wealthy, residential district in Central Cairo that spans the East side of the Nile and just south of downtown, the...
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