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Monuments and Sight Seeing Attractions in Egypt


Monuments and Sights to See In Egypt

 

Please note that there are other minor monuments listed within individual city pages found on our Destinations section. Also, most of the monuments listed below are also listed under sightseeing on the destination pages but by order of location.


 

See Also:

 

Our Feature Picture Archive on Monuments

Feature Stories on Places in Historical Egypt

 

 

Index:

 

Historic Arabic Era

 

 

Mosques

Other Historical Islamic Buildings and Structures

Christian Churches, Monasteries and Monuments

Ancient Christian Churches

Christian Monasteries

Other Christian Monuments

Jewish Temples

English/French Monuments

Pharaonic Monuments (Including Greek & Roman)

General Areas

Specific Pyramids (and Related Temples)

Abusir

Abu Rawash

Dahshur

Fayoum Region

Giza

Saqqara

Saqqara South

Other Locations

Specific Temples and Chapels

Specific Tombs

Abusir

Abydos

Amarna

Animal

Tombs

Giza

Saqqara

West Bank at Luxor (ancient Thebes)

Other Locations

Towns (Ancient)

Palaces and Houses

Other Monuments

Museums

Other Points of Interest

Areas outside of Egypt

 

 

Historic Arabic Era

 

Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi, Mosque of - Alexandria

Altunbugha al-Maridani Mosque - Cairo

Amr Ibn El-Aas, Mosque of - Cairo

El-Aqmar Mosque (Gray Mosque) - Cairo

Aqsunqur or Blue Mosque - Cairo

As-Salih Talai Mosque - Cairo

Attarine Mosque -Alexandria

Aytmishi Mosque - Cairo

Al-Azhar Mosque - Cairo

Ashraf Barsbay, Complex of in the Northern Cemetery

Ashraf Barsbay, Mosque/Marasa, Sabil-Kuttab and Mausoleum Complex of

al-Burdayni, Mosque of - Cairo

El-Gawhara el-Lala Mosque - Cairo

El-Ghuri Mosque - Cairo

al-Guyushi, Mosque of - Cairo

El-Hakim Mosque

Hanging Mosque - Fayoum

Sultan Hassan Mosque & Madrasa - Cairo

El-Hussein Mosque - Cairo

Ibn Tulun Mosque - Cairo

El-Ishaqi Mosque - Cairo

Sultan al-Ashraf Inal, Funerary and Religious Complex of - Cairo

Amir Jamal al-Din al-Ustadar, Mosque of - Cairo

Kamilya Medersa - Cairo

Khayrbak, The Mosque/Madrasa and Mausoleum of - Cairo

Kwawand Asla-Bey, Mosque of - Fayoum

Mohammad Ali (Alabaster) Mosque - Cairo

Mahmud Pash Mosque - Cairo

El-Mu'ayyad Mosque (Red Mosque) - Cairo

An-Nasir Mohammed Mosque - Cairo

Qaytbay, Funerary Complex of - Cairo

Qurqumas, Funerary (including Mosque) of

Sultan Qala'un, Complex of - Cairo

Refa'i Mosque - Cairo

Sangar Salar Mosque and Mausoleum - Cairo

Sayyida Zeinab Mosque - Cairo

Shaykhu Mosque - Cairo

Silhdar, Mosque of - Cairo

Suleyman Aga El-Silahdar Mosque - Cairo

Suleyman Pasha Mosque - Cairo

Taghri Bardi Mosque, Madrasa and Tomb - Cairo

Terbana Mosque - Alexandria

Mosque of Ilgay al-Yusufi - Cairo

 

 

 

Other Historical Islamic Buildings and Structures

 

Aga Khan Mausoleum - Aswan

Amir Taz Palace - Cairo

al-Azab, Bab - Cairo

Baybars El-Jashankir Khanqa - Cairo

Citadel - Cairo

Sultan Faraj Ibn Barquq, The Khanqah and Mausoleum of - Cairo

Sultan Barquq, Madrasa-Khanqah of - Cairo

El-Futuh (Gate of Conquest), Bab - Cairo

Geziret Fara'un - Sinai

El-Ghuri Mausoleum - Cairo

El-Ghuri Wakala - Cairo

Harem Palace - Cairo

Hassan Sadaqa Mausoleum - Cairo

El-Harrawi House - Cairo

Kamilya Medersa - Cairo

Katkhuda, Sabil-Kottb of - Cairo

Khan el-Khalili - Cairo

Kom el-Dekka - Alexandria

Manzil Gamal al-Din al-Dahabi

Manzil Zeinab Khatoun (House) - Cairo

Mostafa Kamel Graveyard - Alexandria

Muntazah Complex - Alexandria

Musafirkhana Palace - Cairo

Nafisa al-Bayda, Sabil-Kuttab of - Cairo

Al-Nasir Muhammad Madrasa/Mausoleum - Cairo

An-Nasr (Victory Gate), Bab - Cairo

Nilometer on Rawda (Roda) Islaond - Cairo

Northern Walls - Cairo

Qaytbay Medersa - Cairo

Qaytbay Wakala - Cairo

Qaytbay, Sabil-Kuttab of - Cairo

Qaytbey, Fort of (The Citadel of Qaitbey) - Alexandria

Qanibey Emir Akhur Medersa - Cairo

Al-Qasr Village Dakhla

al-Salih Najm al-Dim Ayyub, The Madrasa and Mausoleum of (Al Salihiyya)

Sarghatmish Medersa - Cairo

Iman al-Shafi'i, The Mausoleum of - Cairo

Shajarat al-Durr, Mausoleum of - Cairo

Shatby Tomb - Alexandria

Sinai, Mount - Sinai

Bayt el-Suhaymi (Historic House) - Cairo

Sunqur Sa'di Madrasa (And the Mawlawi Museum) - Cairo

Umm Abbas, Sabil of - Cairo

Umm al-Sultan Sha'ban, The Madrasa of - Cairo

Wikalat Bazar'a (Bazar'a Caravanserai) - Cairo

Zuwayla, Bab - Cairo

 

 

Various Minor Islamic Monuments

 

Mausoleum of Ahmad al-Qasid - Cairo

Mausoleum and Minaret of Abu'l Ghadanfar - Cairo

Sabil-kuttab of Udah Basha - Cairo

Wikala of Qawsun - Cairo

 

 

 

Christian Churches, Monasteries and Monuments

 

Saint Marcos Church - Alexandria

Abu Serga (St. Sergius), Church of - Cairo

Saint Barbara's Church (Sitt Barbara) - Cairo

Saint George (Mari Girgis), Greek Church of - Cairo

Hanging Church (El Mu'allaqa)- Cairo

Church of the Holy Virgin in Babylon Al-Darag - Cairo

The Church of Saint Mercurius - Cairo

Menas, Church of (with Annexed Churches of Saint Bahnam & Saint George) - Cairo

St. Mercurius, Church of - St. Paul's Monastery, Eastern Desert

St. Michael, Church of - St. Paul's Monastery, Eastern Desert

St. Paul, Church of - St. Paul's Monaster, Eastern Desert

The Church of the Archangel Gabriel - Monastery of the Archangel Gabriel - Fayoum

Arcadius, Basiclica of - Karm Abu Menas- Between Alexandria and Wadi Natron

Funerary Chuch - Monastery of Apa Bane

Sanctuary Church - Monastery of Apa Bane

Saint George, Church of the at Haret Zuwaila

Holy Virgin Mary, Church of the at Haret Zuwaila

Holy Virgin Mary, Church of in the Monastery of al-Baramus

John the Baptist, Church of in the Monastery of al-Baramus

Saint Mercuris, The Church of at Haret Zuwaila

North and South Church of the Monastery of the Martyrs (Deir as-Shuhada) - Near Sohag

 

 

None Specific Churches

 

Christian Churches and Monasteries of Luxor and the West Bank

Christian Antinoopolis (Antinoe, or Ansina) and its Environs

Christian Ruins of the Kharga Oasis

Christian Oxyrhynchus and its Environs

Abu Hinnis South of Antinoe - Coptic

Abu Hennes (St. John's Monastery) - Mallawi

Abu Menas Monastery Between Alexandria and Wadi Natrun (uninhabited)

Abu-Menas Monastery - Karm Abu Menas

Anba Beshoy (St. Boshoi's) Monastery - Coptic

Al-Baramus (Monastery of the Romans, Monastery of - Wadi al-Natrun

Anba Samwail (Monastery of St. Samuel)

St. Anthony's (Deir Mar Antonios), 4th Century Monastery of in the Easter Desert - Coptic

Apa Bane, Monastery of (or Abu Fana, The Monastery of the Cross)

Apollo, Monastery of at Bawit (deserted) - (Near Asyut)

St. Catherine's Monastery (Greek Orthodox)

Damiana, Convent of in the Nile Delta

Enaton Monastery between Alexandria and Mersa Matruh

St. George, Monastery (Convent) of - Old Cairo

St. George (Haret Zuela), The Convent of)

St. Jeremiah, Monastery of (uninhabited)

St. Macarius (Deir Abu Magar, Abu Maker), Monastery of - Coptic

Martyrs (Deir as-Shuhada), Monastery of - Near Sohag

St. Mary (Haret Zuela), Convent of

St. Mary, Monastery of 10 Km from Assuit (Deir Dronka)

Monastery of the Virgin Mary (Deir al-Hammam) - Fayoum

Monastery of the Syrians (Deir al-Surian) - Coptic

Matthew the Potter, Monastery of at Asfun

El Moharek Monastery (Virgin Mary Monastery), Deir Al-Muharraq)

Nitria, Kellia (and the Life of their Ancient Monks)

St. Paul's (Deir Mar Boulos) Monastery of in the Eastern Desert - Coptic

Qubbat al-Hawa, Monastery of

Red (Deir Amba Bishoi) Monastery - Coptic

Seven Girls' Monastery (Greek Orthodox), The - Wadi Firan

St. Simeon Monastery (Anba Hatre) - uninhabited, Near Aswan

Virgin, Monastery of the -Minya

White (Deir el-Abyad) Monastery - Coptic

 

 

None Specific Monasteries

 

Christian Churches and Monasteries of Luxor and the West Bank
Christian Antinoopolis (Antinoe, or Ansina) and its Environs
Christian Ruins of the Kharga Oasis

 

 

Other Christian Monuments

 

Arcadius, Basiclica of - Karm Abu Menas

Sinai, Mount - Sinai

Tegran Necropolis - Alexandria

Thermal Basilica - Karm Abu Menas

 

 

Jewish Temples

 

Ben Ezer's Temple - Cairo

 

 

English/French and Other Monuments

 

Baron's Palace - Heliopolis (Cairo)

Kitchener's Island - Aswan

 

 

Pharaonic Monuments (Including Greek & Roman)

 

General Areas

 

Abu Rawash - Near Cairo
Abusir, Pyramids of - Abusir
Abydos
Alexandria, Egypt's Submerged Monuments - Alexandria
Anfushi Tombs - Alexandria
Al-Ashmunayn (Hermopolis)
Asasif Necropolis - Thebes
Asyut, Necropolis of - Aysut
Bahariya Oasis, Tombs of
Bashendi Village - Dakhla(Includes Islamic cemetery)
Beni Hassan al-Shurrug - Mallawi
Catacombs of Kom es-Shouqafa - Alexandria
Caesareum (Temple of Augustus) - Alexandria (monument of Christianity also)
Dahshur Pyramid Field
Early Kingdom Mastabas - Saqqara
Elephantine Island - Aswan
Dishasha Necropolis - Biba
Gebel al-Mawta - Siwa
Gebelein
Giza, Area of - Cairo
El Kab - El Mahamid
Lisht (Amenemhet I and Senwosret I Pyramid
el-Medina, Necropolis of Deir- Luxor
Meir - El-Qusiya
Al-Mizawaka - Dakhla
Naga el-Deir Necropolis
Naqada
Nobles, Tombs of the - Aswan
Nobles, Tombs of the - Thebes
Qasr Ibrim - Nubia
Saqqara
Saqqara, South - Saqqara
Tuna el-Gebel (and el-Bersha)- Mallawi
Valley of the Golden Mummies - Bahariya Oasis
Valley of the Kings, Area of - Thebes
Valley of the Queens, Area of - Thebes
West Bank at Luxor (Ancient Thebes), Overview of - Thebes

 

 

 

 

Khentkaues, Pyramid of
Neferefre, Pyramid of
Neferirkare, Pyramid of
Niuserre, Pyramid of
Sahure, Pyramid of
Unattested Pyramids of Abusir

 

 

 

 

Djedefre, Pyramid of

Lepsius Pyramid #1

 

 

Amenemhet II, Pyramid of

Amenemhet III, Pryamid of

Ameny Kemau, Pyramid of

Senusret III, Pyramid of

Snefru, Pyramid of (Bent)

Snofru, Pyramid of (Red Pyramid)

 

 

Amenemhet I, Pyramid of at Lisht

Amenemhat III (the Labyrinth), Pyramid of - Fayoum

Senusret I, Pyramid of at Lisht

Senwosret II, Pyramid of - El Lahun

Snofru, Pyramid of - Maidum

 

 

Cheops (Khufu), Pyramid of

Chephren (Khafre), Pyramid of

Menkaure, Pyramid Complex of

 

 

Djoser, Step Pyramid of

Idut I and Khuit Queens Pyramids

Sekhemkhet, Pyramid of

Teti, Pyramid of

Unas, Pyramid of

Userkaf, Pyramid of

 

 

Djedkare, Pyramid of

Khendjer, Pyramid of

Merenre, Pyramid of

Pepi I, Pyramid of

Pepi I's Queens, Pyramids of

Pepi II, Pyramid of

Pepi II's Queens, Pyramids of

Unknown Queen, Pyramid of

Unattested Pyramid

 

Other Locations

 

Ahmose I's Pyramid at Abydos

Egypt's Ancient, Small, Southern, Step Pyramids

First Intermediate Period Pyramids of Ibi, Khui and Others

The Layer and Unfinished Pyramids Near Zawiyet el-Aryan Village

Mazghuna, Prymids of (Sobeknefru? and Amenemhet IV?)

 

 

Abu Simbel - Nubia

Alexander the Great, Temple of - Bahariya Oasis

Amada, Temple of - Nubia

Amenhotep III, Temple of - West Bank, Luxor

Aghurmi Temple and the Oracle of Amun - Siwa

Ain el-Muftella, Temple of - Bahariya Oasis
Artemidos, Speos of - Mallawi
Aten, Great Temple of - Amarna
Aten, Small (Royal) Temple of - Amarna
Beit el-Wali, Temple of in Nubia
Bes, Temple of - Bawiti, Bahariya Oasis
Dakka, Temple of in Nubia
Deir el Bahari, Temple of - West Bank, Luxor
Dendera, Temple of - Dendera
Dendur, Temple of - New York
Derr, Temple of - Nubia
Dush, Temple of - Kharga
Gerf Hussein, Temple of - Nubia
Al-Ghuwaytah, Temple of - Kharga Oasis
Al-Hager, Temple of Deir - Dakhla Oasis
Hercules, Temple of - Bahariya Oasis
Hibis, Temple of - Kharga
Horemheb, Speos of - Kom Ombb
Horus, Temple of - Edfu
Horus, Temples of (at Thoth Hill) - West Bank, Luxor
Kalabsha Temple - Nubia
Karnak, Temple of - Luxor
Khnum, Temple of - Esna
Kom-Ombo, Temple of - Kom-Ombo
Luxor, Temple of - Luxor
Maru-Aten - Amarna
Medinet Madi (ancient Narmouthis) - Fayoum
Mentuhotep II, Mortuary Temple of - West Bank, Luxor
Merenptah, Mortuary Temple of - West Bank, Luxor
Montu, Rattawy & Harpcrates, Temple of - Medamud
Montu, Temple of - Tod
Nekhbet and Thoth, Temples of at el-Kab
Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part I


Abusir, Tell Atrib (Arhribis), Ausim (Letopolis), Behbeit el-Hagar, & Tell el-Dab'a


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part II


Ezbet Rushdi, Tell Far'un, Kom el-Hisn, Kom Abu Billo & Tell el-Maskhuta


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part III


Tell el-Muqdam (Leontopolis), Tell el-Qirqafa and Tell el-Rub'a (Tell El Robee, Greek)


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part IV


Tell el-Retaba, Saft el-Hinna, Samannud (Sebennytos) and Tell el-Yahudiya


Nubia, Lost Temples of
Nubian, Other Temples
Osiris, Temple of (and former temple of Khentyamentiu) - Abydos
Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part I


Temples of Amenhotep I, Amenhotep II, Siptah, the Colonnaded Temple of Ramesses IV, the Ramessid Temple, the Chapel of the White Queen and the private temple of Nebwenenef


Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part II


Temples of Ramesses IV (mortuary), Amenophis son of Hapu, Tuthmosis II, and the North and South temples at Nag Kom Lolah


Other Temples of the West Bank at Thebes, Part III


The Temples at Deir el-Medina - Temple of Amenhotep I, the Hathor Chapel of Seti I, the Ptolemaic Temple of Hathor, and a small Temple of Amun
Other Temples of the West Bank at Thebes, Part IV


Mortuary Temple of Tuthmosis III, and the temples of Tuya and Nefertari, Tuthmosis IV, Wadjmose and Siptah and Tausert


Philae (Now on Agilika Island), Temple of - Nubia
Qertassi, Kiosk of - Nubia
Ramesseum - West Bank, Luxor
Ramesses II, Portal Tempel of - Abydos
Ramesses II, Temple of - Abydos
Ramesses II, Temple of - Minya
Ramesses III, Temple of - West Bank, Luxor
Red Chapel of Hatshepsut at Karnak - East Bank, Luxor
Wadi al-Sabua (Sebua), Temple of - Nubia
Sarabit al-Khadim, Temple and Mines of - Sinai
Sarapeion, including Pompay's Pillar - Alexandria
Satis, Temple of - Elephantine (Aswan)
Senusret III, Mortuary Temple of - Abydos
Seti I Temple of Millions of Years - West Bank, Luxor
Seti I, Temple of and the Osireion at Abydos
Shenhur, Roman Temple of
Sobek-Re, Temple of - Qasr Qarun
Sun Temples of the 5th Dynasty (Userkaf and Niuserre) - Abusir & Abu Ghurob
Taposiris Magna, Temple of - Alexandria
Temple of the Oracle - Siwa
Tuthmosis III, Temple of at Abydos
Tuthmosis III, Temple of Amun at Deir el-Bahari - West Bank, Luxor
Umm Ubayda, Temple of - Siwa Oasis
White Chapel of Senusret I, The - East Bank in the Open Air Museum, Luxor
Al-Zayyan Temple - Kharga

 

 

Tombs

 

 

The Mastaba of Ptahshepses

 

 

Adjib (Anedjib), Tomb of (X)

Aha, Tomb of (B10, B15, B19)

Den (Wdimu), Tomb of (T)

Djer, Tomb of (and the Tomb of Osiris) (O)

Djet (Wadji), Tomb of (Z)

Iry-Hor, Tomb of ( B1-B2)

Ka, Tomb of (B7-B9)

Khasekhemwi, Tomb of (V)

Queen Merytneith, Tomb of (Y)

Narmer, Tomb of (B17-B18)

Peribsen, Tomb of (P)

Qa'a, Tomb of (Q)

Semerkhet, Tomb of (U)

 

 

Ahmose (EA3)

Akhenaten (The Royal Tomb

 

Animal Tombs

 

Serapeum - Saqqara

 

 

Hetepheres, Tomb of

Idu, Moastaba Of

Khufukhaf, Mastaba of

Meresankh III, Mastaba of

Qar, Mastaba of

 

 

Ankh-mahor, Tomb of

Irukaptah, Tomb of

Kagemni, Tomb of

Mehu, Tomb of

Mereruka, Tomb of

Mastaba Tomb of Niankhkhnum and Khnumhotep

Nebet, Tomb of QueenNefer, Tomb of

Neferherenptah, Tomb of

Persian Shafts

Ptah-hotep, Tomb of

Shepseskaf, Tomb of

Ti, Tomb of

 

 

Monument Openings and Closings

Akhenaten, Tiy (Tiye) or Smenkhkare?, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV55)
Amenherkhepshef, Tomb of - Valley of the Queens (QV55)
Amenhotep II, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV35)
Amenhotep III, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (WV22)
Amenmesses, Tomb of and King - Valley of the Kings (KV10)
Ay, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (WV23)
Benia (Pahekmen), Private Tomb of (TT343)
Hatshepsut-Meryetre, Tomb of (though not used) - Valley of the Kings - KV42
Horemheb, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV57)
Inherkhau, Tomb of Foreman - Deir el Medina Necropolis (TT359)
Irunefer, Tomb of - Deir el-Medina Necropolis (TT290)
Khaemhat, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT57)
Khaemwaset, Tomb of - Valley of the Queens (QV44)
Kheruef, Private Tomb of - Asasif (TT192)
Khonsu, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT31)
Amenhotep I? Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV39)
Menna, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT69)
Merneptah, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV8)
Nakht, Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT52)
Neferrenpet, Tomb of - al-Khokha (TT178)
Nefersekheru, Private Tomb of - al-Khokha (TT296)
Nefertari, Tomb of - Valley of the Queens
Pashedu, Tomb of - Deir el Medina Necropolis (TT3)
Ramesses I, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV16)
Ramesses II, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV7)
Ramesses II's Sons, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV5)
Ramesses III, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV11)
Ramesses IV, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV2)
Ramesses VI, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV9)
Ramesses VII, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV1)
Ramesses IX, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV6)
Ramesses X, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV18)
Ramesses XI, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV4)
Ramesses-Mentuherkhepshef, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV19)
Ramose, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT55)
Rekhmire, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT100)
Roy, Private Tomb of - Dra' Abu al-Naja (TT 255)
Sennedjem, Private Tomb of - Deir el Medina Necropolis (TT1)
Sennefer, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT96)
Seti I, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV17)
Seti II, The King and His Tomb in the Valley of the Kings (KV15)
Shuroy, Tomb of - Dra Abu el-Naga (TT13)
Siptah, the King and his Tomb in the Valley of the Kings (KV47)
Sitre In?, Tomb of in the Valley of the Kings (KV60)
Tausert and Setnakht, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV14)
Tutankhamen (King Tut), Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV54)
Tuthmosis I and Hatshepsut, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV20)
Tuthmosis I, Second Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV38)
Tuthmosis III, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV34)
Tuthmosis IV, Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV43)
Tyti, Tomb of - Valley of the Queens (QV 52)
Userhat, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT51)
Userhat, Private Tomb of - Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (TT56)
Yuya and Tjuyu, Private Tomb of - Valley of the Kings (KV46)

 

Other Locations

 

Amenhotep Huy, The Tomb of
Bannantiu, Tomb of - Bawiti, Bahariya Oasis
Tomb of the Crocodile - Siwa
Mesu-Isis, Tomb of - Siwa
Nabi Saleh, Tomb of
Niperpathot - Siwa
The Tomb of Si-Amun at Siwa
The Tomb of Zed-Amun-efankh in the Bahariya Oasis

 

 

Akhmim (Ipu)
Amarna (Akhetaten)
Antinoe - Mallawi
Bacchias (Fayoum)
Tell Basta (Bubastis, Per Bastet)
Buto (Modern Tell el-Farien) - Nile Delta
Crocodilopolis - (Fayoum)
Dimeh al-Siba (Fayoum)
Dionysias - (Fayoum)
Eastern Workmen's Village at Amarna
Giza Worker's Village
Heliopolis, Egypt's Iunu
Heracleum: The Legendary Submerged City
Hermopolis (at Ashmunein) - Mallawi
Kahun, Middle Kingdom Workers' Village
Karanis - (Fayoum)
Maadi, Ancient
Deir el-Medina
Medinet Habu
Memphis, Area of- Cairo
Naukratis - Nile Delta
Nekhen, Greek Hierakonpolis
Oxyrhynchus (Per-medjed)
Philoxenite
Ancient Pi-Ramesse (Modern Qantir)
Plinthine
Qaou el Kebir - Badari
Sais (Sa el-Hagar)
Tanis (El-Hagar)
Taposiris Magna
Tebtunis (The Fayoum)
Thebes

 

Palaces and Houses

 

Amenhotep, Palace of - Thebes
Great Palace and King's House - Amarna
North Palace - Amarna

 

See Also:

 

Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part I


Abusir, Tell Atrib (Arhribis), Ausim (Letopolis), Behbeit el-Hagar, & Tell el-Dab'a


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part II


Ezbet Rushdi, Tell Far'un, Kom el-Hisn, Kom Abu Billo & Tell el-Maskhuta


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part III


Tell el-Muqdam (Leontopolis), Tell el-Qirqafa and Tell el-Rub'a (Tell El Robee, Greek


Nile Delta, Minor Temples and Other Ruins of, Part IV


Tell el-Retaba, Saft el-Hinna, Samannud (Sebennytos) and Tell el-Yahudiya

 

Other Monuments

 

Alabaster Sphinx - Saqqara
Babylon, Fort of - Cairo
Colossi of Memnon - Thebes
Colossus of Ramesses - Saqqara
Al-Deir - Kharga Oasis (monument to Christian, Islamic & British Periods also)
Joseph's or Yusif's Well - Cairo
Pompey's Pillar - Alexandria
The Ravine of Inscriptions :Ancient Rock Quarries - Sinai
Roman Theatre - Alexandria
Silsila - Kom Ombo
Sphinx, Great - Giza
Unfinished Obelisk - Aswan
al-Wali, Beit - Nubia

 

 

Museums

 

Abdeen Palace Museum Complex - Cairo
Ahmed Shawki Museum - Cairo
Alexandria National Museum
Bayt al-Kritliyya - Cairo
Bayt Al-Suhaymi - Cairo
Beit El-Umma (House of the People) - Cairo
Beshtak Palace - Cairo
Carriage Museum - Cairo
The Child Museum - Cairo
The Coptic Museum
Denshway Museum - Menofeya Governorate
The Egyptian Antiquities Museum - Cairo
Egyptian Modern Art Museum - Cairo
Gayer-Anderson Museum
Geology Museum - Cairo
Gezira Center for Modern Art - Cairo
The Graeco-Roman Museum - Alexandria
Imhotep Museum - Saqqara (Cairo)
Ismailia Museum - Ismailia
Karanis Site Museum - Fayoum
Kasr (Qasr) El-Gawhara (Jewel Palace) - Cairo
Kharga Museum - El Kharga
Library of Alexandria Museum
Manyal Palace - Cairo
Marine Museum - Hurghada
Mawlawi Museum and Sunqur Sa'di Madrasa
Military Museum - Cairo
Military Museum - Port Said
Mukhtar Museum - Cairo
Mohamed Nagy Museum - Cairo
Museum of Islamic Art - Cairo
Museum of Islamic Ceramics- Cairo
Museum of Modern Art - Port Said
Museum of Mohamed Khalil - Giza
The National Museum - Port Said
The National Police Museum
Nubian Museum - Aswan
The Pharaonic Village - Jacob Island
Postal Museum - Cairo
Qasr Al-Eini Museum (Medical) - Cairo
Rail Museum - Cairo
Ramses Wessa Wassef Art Center
The Royal Jewelry Museum - Alexandria
Taha Hussein Museum - Cairo

 

 

Other Points of Interest

 

Geographical Society - Cairo
High Dam - Aswan
Multi-Religious Compound - Cairo

 

 

Areas Outside of Egypt

 

Petra, Jordan

 

 

 

Ancient Egypt News

 

 

Ancient Sites

 

 

Ancient Sites Related

 

 

Museums

 

 

Discovery of Egypt

 

 

General History

 

 

People and Kings

 

 

Government & Military

 

 

Ancient Religion

 

 

Funerary

 

 

Culture

 

 

Knowledge

 

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

Last Updated: June 13th, 2011

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