Museums and Heritage

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The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a major library and cultural center located on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea in the Egyptian city of Alexandria.

The Royal Jewelry Museum is an art and history museum in the Zizenia neighborhood of Alexandria, Egypt. It is located in the former palace of Princess Fatma Al-Zahra’.

The Cavafy Museum is located on Rue C.P. Cavafy (formerly Rue Lepsius and Rue Sharm el Sheik), 4, Attarin, Alexandria. Cavafy, born in 1863, was well-known and recognized as a significant poet in his own lifetime.

The Alexandria National Museum is a museum in Alexandria, Egypt. It was inaugurated the 31 December 2003 by Hosni Mubarak and it is located in a renovated Italian style palace in Tariq Al-Horreya Street.

Mahmoud Said Museum– Mahmoud Said (1897–1964) was one of Egypt’s finest 20th-century artists. The centre is located on a bustling commercial street in the Janaklees district of Alexandria. The Italianate building contains some of Egypt’s most priceless treasures.

Pompey’s Pillar is a Roman triumphal column in Alexandria, Egypt, and the largest of its type constructed outside the imperial capitals of Rome and Constantinople.

The Citadel of Qaitbay is a 15th-century defensive fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast, in Alexandria, Egypt. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Sayf al-Din Qa’it Bay.

Alexandria Aquarium was built in 1930 and is located near by Qaitbay fort on Eastern Harbor. The aquarium exhibits many species from the Mediterranean…

El Shona Art Centre & Museums– Address: Km 20 – Alex Matrou Desert Rd. Phone: +20 3 3180629