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Mohamed Ali Mosque

Citadel of Saladin, Cairo, Egypt
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Located in the Citadel, this mosque was built between 1824 and 1857 in the Ottoman style by Mohammad Ali Pasha, a ruler of Egypt.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Citadel of Saladin, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You will enjoy to visit this place you will see fantastic islamic staff at this mosque I prefer to visit it in winter as the temperature very high in summer you can go night and take your dinner there also you will find many music...More

Thank Amr K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the outside it looks a but like a castle. When you arrive at the mosque itself, it is quite impressive, but inside is where it shines. The inside has beautiful stained glass (small) and frescoes that are visually appealing (even if I can't pick...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very big mosque situated on top of the hill. Very busy while we were there and were lucky enough to meet up with some school children, which was very interesting

Thank Ron and Lynne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion this is one of the most attractive attractions in Cairo. Not only the mosque but the whole complex A must see

Thank Khaled Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

one of the most ancient mosques , most historic in Cairo , because of its grandeur and its location in the Citadel, the Mosque of Muhammad Ali is the most popular Islamic mosque among tourists. This mosque is also sometimes referred to as the Alabaster...More

Thank Hanan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my college age daughter. We were amazed by the history. We felt very welcomed visiting the mosque.

Thank DougKennedy954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hmm. Went on a tour and saw this place. Very dusty and not clean. The fount is not working. It's a shell of a mosque compared to many others.

Thank dgunsch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was empty and dirty and as usual nobody care about this mosken. They need to care little more enough

Thank M7559AUalia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Mosque is located on the Citadel complex. It has great domes, our guide told us the history and shared about Islam and some beliefs. Our tour was great until 2 bus loads of people arrived. One large group was very loud, I guess they...More

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to gain a terrific view of the city, and to lean about the historical significance of the mosque and castle. There is not really any written explanations, so without our guide, we would not have known much about the historical significance of the...More

Thank DublinLJL
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