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Memphis Museum

Cairo, Egypt
+20 128 157 2805
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Private Half-Day Tour: Saqqara and Memphis from Cairo
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Full Day Tour in Giza Sakkara and Memphis From Cairo
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Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique experience to see ancient statutes that were developed years ago. Memphis shows the rich history and culture of Egypt.

Thank AnnieLagos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The admission fee was 60 LE and it was our first stop on our customized private car tour. The museum had a lot of artifacts, but mostly outdoor. The Colossus of Ramses II is inside the building, and it is the main attraction. Also the...More

Thank digitalroc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was definitely worth a visit. A nice, open-air museum with tons of statutes and a huge statute of Ramses.

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a small but really nice museum , and its a really good introduction to the egyptian civiliasation before going to the pyramides Memphis was one of the capitals of egypt and there are many statues of ramesses the ll But the biggest attraction of...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely take the time to visit this place. Highly recommend you have a tour guide if you do not know the history. We used Memphis Tours (Guide: Nesreen Mahmod). She did a great job and honestly if she was not giving us the information we...More

Thank TravelerJim1973
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Part of tour of Memphis. Suitable for all ages. Easy walking. Many things to see. Huge statues of Ramses

Thank mnaidoo
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Memphis museum doesn´t show the importance of the old capital of Egypt but the Sphinx and the colossos of Ramses II are very interesting.

Thank Jordi-Erinnyen
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Our first site visited in Egypt was to the Memphis museum. There are a lot of ruins of statues in the outside courtyard. Spend some time reading the placards that explains the various pcs on display. There is a small Sphinx on the outside that...More

Thank George818
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Very small museum. the only piece of interest is a large sculpture of Ramses II, but unless it is your first stop in Egypt you has probably seen him before

Thank Manuel S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We covered this museum on our tour of Egypt. Worth seeing, especially the big statue of Ramses II. Not much else to see in Memphis.

Thank fmh23
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