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Beit El Harawi: 18th Century House And Concert Hall

Beit El Harawi: 18th Century House And Concert Hall

The Egyptian Textile Museum: History of Egypt Through Fabrics

Long before Egypt was known worldwide for its cotton, Egyptians coveted linen and wool, using…

Beit El Suheimi: Historical Treasure on Muezz Street

A stroll down Cairo’s Muezz El Din Allah Street will bring you through a busy…

Cairo Opera House: Cairo’s Cultural Landmark

Situated in Zamalek near the southern end of the island is the National Cultural Centre,…

Gayer-Anderson Museum: Preserving Egypt’s Cultural Artefacts

The walls surrounding Egypt’s Ibn Tulun Mosque were once flanked with houses. Left unkempt for…

The Museum of Islamic Art: Regional History on Display

US$10 million and eight years of renovations have produced a very impressive result in this…

Safar Khan: Katherine Bakhoum

Romance, mysticism and nostalgia meet in Safar Khan this November.   Artists Katherine Bakhoum’s current…

Espace Karim Francis Gallery: A Downtown Art Space Since 1995

Cairo’s art community and contemporary scene is predominantly located amongst the bustling streets of Downtown…

Ayyam Gallery: Safwan Dahoul

Cairo’s newest art show room Ayyam Gallery recently opened its doors in Zamalek. Neither the…

Ahmed Shawki Museum: A Quiet Tribute to the Prince of Poetry

Despite their phenomenal architecture and historical value, Egyptian museums often go unnoticed among the hustle…

Contemporary Image Collective: Francesc Ruiz

It’s finally here! Several months after artist Francesc Ruiz gave his talk at CIC’s new…

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Moustapha El-Arabi

Suicide Squad The most nice sound tracks choices.. About movie it was to much stars with very poo story and…

Deena.Higazy

Villa 55 One on the waiters harassed me by puting his hand on my waist when I was wearing crop…

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wael tork

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Waseem.El Tanahi

Cairo Jazz Club The Cairo Jazz Club holds legendary status amongst Cairo's nightspots. Going strong for many years, the CJC caters…

Reema

Suite Francaise: الحب والحرب من أحلى الأفلام الي شفتا بحياتي..شدني بكل حواسي لأبعد الحدود و أخدني لدنية تانية بنصح اكيد اي حدا…

Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art: Bidoun Library

On October 12th, 2010 Townhouse Gallery launched its first exhibition following its summer hiatus, and…

Al Masar Gallery: Re-Presentation

The adage 'a picture is worth a thousand words' rings true for Egyptian artist Hamdi…

Abdeen Palace: Cairo’s Military Memorabilia at its Finest

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Many of us in Cairo don't usually fancy looking at weaponry for hours on end,…

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Characters of Egypt Festival 2010: Coming This Weekend!

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Celebrating its third-year running at Fustat Wadi El Gemal National Park, the Characters of Egypt…

Safar Khan: Gardens of Egypt

After more than a month of renovations, Safar Khan Gallery has reopened its doors in…