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Alexandria National Museum

110 El Horreya Rd. Raml Station, Alexandria, Egypt
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110 El Horreya Rd. Raml Station, Alexandria, Egypt
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Reviewed 9 December 2015

This museum takes you back by a few centuries. The display is good. You don't need any guide. It tells you about the glorious days of Egypt.

1  Thank arul2015
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Compared to the rest of the museums I visited in Egypt? I was stoked to find-out who the house was previously owned by.. as being a film buff! Totally cool historical knowledge. The mummy room was cool. I'm glad to see that the mummy was...More

2  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Better organized than the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, this museum sits in what use to be the old consulate building for the US.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Apparently this was once the family home of the Chalhoub family where Michel Dimitri Chalhoub aka Omar Sharif was born. It is a well maintained merchant's palace with interesting architectural detail. The contents are very fine representations of the various cultural influences on Alexandria. Not...More

Thank Iskandarbey
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Probably the best museum I visited in Egypt. Although the collection is somewhat smaller than the museum in Cairo, it is far better presented. All the artifacts have information plaques and are grouped into appropriate historical categories. Alexandria was also the cultural hub of Egypt...More

1  Thank VincentVasco
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The Alexandria National Museum has a modest (approx 1800 pc) collection spanning most of the history of Alexandria. The artifacts include Egyptian artifacts, Coptic icons and Islamic tapestries and geometric artifacts. We went with a very good guide who immersed us in the historical context...More

1  Thank Hussam_Eassa
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Unlike most Egyptian museums, this one has a wealth of information displays for almost every item inside. If you can cope with the very cold air conditioning, this museum can keep history geeks entertained for hours (we were there so long we nearly missed our...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Distributed over three floors, with pieces from ancient Egypt through the Greek, Roman, Christian, Islamic, French occupation though recent times. Particularly interesting are the coins and a silver shield from the 19th century.

Thank LucyCarvalho
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This museum has a great collection of artefacts to view. it is air conditioned and the building is beautiful. Well worth a visit

Thank gypsy039
Reviewed 30 September 2015

very limited collection in this museum, and very limited space too. That's why they seldom do marketing and nobody hear any more about it.

1  Thank AhmadMohee
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nijma
address please
12 January 2015|
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Response from Jean Louis G | Reviewed this property |
Dear Nijma , the adress of Alexandria museum is 110 EL Horreya Rd. Ramle station. +2034835519. All the egyptian in Alexandria know his place. If u go by taxi or bus give him the adress and he will drop u there. Good luck and... More
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