This article refers to the Cairo Opera House built in 1988. For its predecessor, see Khedivial Opera House The Cairo Opera House ( Dār el-Opera el-Masreyya; literally "Egyptian Opera House"), part o
Performance, Concert Hall, Opera, Ballet
Explore the glory of Egypt, the landscape of Jordan, the skyscrapers of Dubai, the Imperial Cities of Morocco and the Beauty of Turkey with Memphis Tours.
Travel Agency, Tour
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 Ca
Tour, Historical Place, Entertainment, Archaelogical Site, Neighborhood
The Saladin Citadel of Cairo is a medieval Islamic fortification in Cairo, Egypt. The location, on Mokattam hill near the center of Cairo, was once famous for its fresh breeze and grand views of the
Historical Place, Museum, Building, Religious Site, Military Facility, Neighborhood
The Gayer-Anderson Museum is located in Cairo, Egypt, adjacent to the Mosque of Ahmad ibn Tulun in the Sayyida Zeinab neighborhood. The museum takes its name from Major R.G. Gayer-Anderson Pasha, who
Landmark, Museum, Art Museum, Historical Place
Ahmed Shawki Museum is named after and dedicated to the poet and dramatist Ahmed Shawki (1869–1932).
Many Unknown Soldier Memorials for Egyptian and Arab soldiers were constructed inside and outside Egypt. The most famous is the one in Cairo. The Unknown Soldier Memorial in Cairo is a pyramid-shaped
Memorial, Attractions, Tomb
Al-Jam`e Al-Anwar (Anwar Mosque, literally:The Enlightened Mosque) also Al-Hakim Mosque is a major Islamic religious site in Cairo, Egypt. It is named after Imam Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah (985–1021), the
Mosque, Religious Site
The Agricultural Museum is a museum in Cairo, Egypt.
The Helwan Wax Museum is a small public museum located in the suburb of Helwan, in Cairo, Egypt, close to the Ain Helwan Metro station. It contains exhibits of wax sculptures demonstrating important
The Cairo Tower (Borg Al-Qāhira) is a free-standing concrete tower located in Cairo, Egypt. At, it has been the tallest structure in Egypt and North Africa about 50 years. It was the tallest structure
Al-Azhar Park is a public park located in Cairo, Egypt. Among several honors, this park is listed as one of the world's sixty great public spaces by the Project for Public Spaces (PPS). The park was c
The City of the Dead, or Cairo Necropolis (Qarafa, el-Arafa), is an Arabic necropolis and cemetery below the Mokattam Hills in southeastern Cairo, Egypt. The people of Cairo, the Cairenes, and most Eg
Bayt Al-Suhaymi ("House of Suhaymi") is an old Ottoman era house museum in Cairo, Egypt. It was originally built in 1648 by Abdel Wahab el Tablawy along the Darb al-Asfar, a very prestigious and expen
Museum, Historical Place
Dahshur (in English often called Dashur;) is a royal necropolis located in the desert on the west bank of the Nile approximately south of Cairo. It is known chiefly for several pyramids, two of which