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While most of Khartoum is relatively stuck in the past, the Presidential Palace is the exact... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
fnkmaster
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Los Angeles, California
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Looks grand form outside and is a part of the Nile Street tour but you cant access it nor can you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ankeet_sinha
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While most of Khartoum is relatively stuck in the past, the Presidential Palace is the exact opposite. With a view overlooking the Nile, the Palace is definitely opulence personified (compared to the surrounding buildings).

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks grand form outside and is a part of the Nile Street tour but you cant access it nor can you take photos from the car so be careful... Just see it from the outside...

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

As so often a problematic listing on Tripadvisor, as there are two Presidential Palaces both the historical one and the new building are off limits to visitors. Don't try to make photo's as soldiers standing guard can become rather aggressive. The Nile side is forbidden...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

the building was old charge it convert to the palace now you can they convert it to the museum you will find the old cars used by different Sudanese Presidents

1  Thank Nazar G
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Better to have a look into Sudan presidential palace, there is two palaces, old historical one and the new one gifted by chinese. you will not be able to take photos, but I advise to visit Palace museum just next to it.

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Firstly saw ex-state cars going back to the 1930's with a Humber, then Three Royces, and a fantastic Cadillac from the 80's which looked like a hearse. Then the actual museum in a converted church - a very beautiful building with interesting exhibits of items...More

1  Thank Ken C
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Not that amazing but you can pay half an hour visit to see little of the recent history of Sudan. Limousine section is really nice.

1  Thank George1205050505
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

the police don't accept i walk around neither and the side streets, i can only take a photo from afar.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

This palace by the Nile is impressive from the outside, but there are no tours. You can't even walk down the sidewalk between the palace and the river.

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Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Try to make my kids attached with their country and familiar with all national occasions, they enjoyed the program and expected to take them every Friday 😂

Thank Selma A
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