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Ahmed Shawki Museum (Karmat Ibn Hani')

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The Prince of Poetry and All Poets

In a beautiful and historical palace overlooking the river Nile, I had paid tribute many years back... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
ADEL S
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Best guide ever

WE toured the Eygptian Museum in Cairo with Sherif at If You Love Egypt travel, Outstanding... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2012
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26 Jul 2018
“The Prince of Poetry and All Poets”
8 Nov 2012
“Best guide ever”
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This museum is in recognition of the great Poet-Laureate Ahmed Shawki, which houses a wide collection of more than 713 manuscripts and drafts, a collection of oil paintings, antique objects and photographs of the poet and his family.
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6 Ahmed Shawki Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

In a beautiful and historical palace overlooking the river Nile, I had paid tribute many years back to the Egyptian prince of poetry, Ahmed Shawki The statue of the poet himself that stands still at the heart of the museum's gardens is always admired by...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2012

WE toured the Eygptian Museum in Cairo with Sherif at If You Love Egypt travel, Outstanding, knowledgable, when I went to buy cartoosh in Giza he double checked everything to make sure the characters are right, meaning, he can read Hierogliphics.... and was also wonderful...More

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