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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Shubra
Shubra (Arabic: شبرا‎, [ˈʃobɾɑ]; Coptic: ϭⲱⲡⲣⲟ Šopro; also written Shoubra or Shobra) is one of the largest districts of Cairo, Egypt and it is administratively divided into three areas: Shu...
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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...
Abdeen
Abdeen (also Abideen; ʿĀbidīn عابدين) is an Arabic name, and may refer to:Places named after people with the name:
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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...
Saint Mercurius Church in Coptic Cairo
Saint Mercurius Church in Coptic Cairo is one of the churches situated just to the north of the Babylon Fortress in Old Cairo among a group of important churches, and within the area known as the Abu ...
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Mosque of Ibn Tulun
The Mosque of Ahmad Ibn Ţūlūn (Arabic: مسجد أحمد بن طولون‎) is located in Cairo, Egypt. It is arguably the oldest mosque in the city surviving in its original form, and is the largest mosqu...
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Rhoda Island
Rhoda Island or Rawdah Island, (Arabic: جزيرة الروضة‎, Gezīret er-Rōdah and Al Manyal ar-Rawdah ), is an island located on the Nile in central Cairo. The El-Manial District, and the Al-Many...
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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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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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Cairo Metro
The Cairo Metro (Arabic: مترو أنفاق القاهرة‎ Metro Anfāq al-Qāhirah, lit. "Cairo Tunnel Metro" or مترو الأنفاق  [ˈmetɾo lʔænˈfæːʔ]) is the first rapid transit system in Greater Cairo, ...
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Coptic Cairo
Coptic Cairo is a part of Old Cairo which encompasses the Babylon Fortress, the Coptic Museum, the Hanging Church, the Greek Church of St. George and many other Coptic churches and historical sites. I...
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Tomb of Salar and Sangar-al-Gawli
Tomb of Salar and Sangar al-Gawli is located near the Ibn Tulun Mosque along Saliba Street in Medieval Cairo. It contains the of joint mausoleums of Sayf el-Din Salar and Alam el-Din Sangar el-Gawli, ...
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Egypt)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt (Arabic: وزارة الخارجية المصرية‎) is the Egyptian government ministry which oversees the foreign relations of Egypt. The current...
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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...
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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