Egypt: Cairo - Monuments and Sight Seeing Attractions Cairo, in Egypt

In Cairo

Mosques and Islamic Monuments

Mosque of Amr Ibn El-Aas
Mohammad Ali (Alabaster) Mosque
Al-Azhar Mosque
Ibn Tulun Mosque
An-Nasir Mohammed Mosque
Suleyman Pasha Mosque
Complex of Sultan Qala'un
Al-Nasir Muhammad Madrasa/Mausoleum
Sultan Barquq Complex
Kamilya Medersa
El-Aqmar Mosque (Gray Mosque)
Suleyman Aga El-Silahdar Mosque
Refa'i Mosque
Sultan Hassan Mosque & Madrasa
Baybars El-Jashankir Khanqa
El-Ghuri Mausoleum
El-Ghuri Mosque
El-Mu'ayyad Mosque (Red Mosque)
As-Salih Talai Mosque
El-Ishaqi Mosque
Aqsunqur or Blue Mosque
Sayyida Zeinab Mosque
El-Hussein Mosque
Sabil-kuttab of Abd El-Rahman Katkhuda
El-Hakim Mosque
Aytmishi Mosque
Harem Palace
Qanibey Emir Akhur Medersa
El-Gawhara el-Lala Mosque
Hassan Sadaqa Mausoleum
Sheikhu Mosque
Taghri Bardi Medersa
Sarghatmish Medersa
Sangar Salar Mosque and Mausoleum
Qaitbay Medersa
Sabil-Kottab of Katkhuda

Christian Churches and Monuments

Hanging Church
Church of Abu Serga (St. Sergius)
St. Barbara's Church (Sitt Barbara)
Greek Church of Saint George (Mari Girgis)


Jewish Temples

Ben Ezer's Temple - Cairo

Museums

The Egyptian Antiquities Museum
The Coptic Museum
Kasr (Qasr) El-Gawhara (Jewel Palace)
Carriage Museum
Postal Museum
Rail Museum
The Pharaonic Village
Bayt al-Kritliyya
Manial Palace
Beit El-Umma (House of the People)
Gezira Center for Modern Art
Beshtak Palace
Bayt Al-Suhaymi
Military Museum
Mukhtar Museum
Gayer-Anderson Museum
Museum of Mohamed Khalil
Qasr Al-Eini Museum (Medical) - Cairo
Museum of Islamic Ceramics
Abdeen Palace Museum Complex - Cairo
Ahmed Shawki Museum - Cairo
The Child Museum - Cairo
Taha Hussein Museum - Cairo

Markets and Shopping

Khan el-Khalili
Qaitbay Wakala
El-Ghuri Wakala
Midan El-Ataba el-Khadra

Other Points of Interest

Geographical Society
Bab El-Futuh (Gate of Conquest)
Bab An-Nasr (Victory Gate)
Bab Zuwayla
Musafirkhana Palace
Joseph's or Yusif's Well
The Citadel
Bab al-Azab
Fort Babylon
Ramses Station
Mahmudiya Medersa
Emir Taz Palace
El-Abar Zawia
Qizlar Sabil-kuttab and Rabaa
Dervish Theater
Beit as-Sinnari
The Cairo Tower (Gezirah) - Cairo
Cairo Opera House
Multi-Religious Compound - Cairo
Media Production City
Cairo International Conference Center - Cairo

Around Cairo

Memphis (at the village of Mit Rahina)

The Colossus of Ramesses
The Alabaster Sphinx

The Memphis Necropolises

Giza

The Pyramid Complex of Menkaure
The Three Pyramids
The Pyramid of Chephren
The Great Pyramid of Cheops
The Great Sphinx

Abusir

The Pyramids of Abusir

Dahshur

The Pyramids of Dhashur

Saqqara

The Enclosure Wall
The Pyramid Complex of Djoser
The Step Pyramid of Djoser
The Pyramid of Unas
The Tomb of Queen Nebet
The Causeway
The Monastery of St. Jeremiah
The Tomb of Ti
The Pyramid of Teti
The Tomb of Ankh-mahor
The Tomb of Ptah-hotep
The Tomb of Mereruka
The Tomb of Kagemni
The Pyramid of Sekhemkhet
The Tomb of Princess Idut
The Serapeum
The Persian Shafts
The Early Kingdom Mastabas
South Saqqara
Sun Temple of Abu Ghurab


Last Updated: June 9th, 2011