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More than 1800 archaeological pieces are exhibited chronologically from one floor to the next: the basement is devoted to Prehistoric and Pharonic times; first floor to the Graeco-Roman period; second floor to the Coptic and Islamic era that...more
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110 El Horreya Rd. Raml Station, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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All reviews three floors greco roman coptic christians islamic artifacts interesting exhibits different periods modern era muslim world different eras upper floor ancient egypt modern times on display roman period take photos interesting place couple of hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cost as of 16/3/2019: Foreigner: 100 EGP Egyptian: 50 EGP You can spend a couple of hours here if you are meticulous about looking at everything it has to offer. I gave this attraction a "Very Good" rating only because it offers some rare archaeological...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank anomadis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

* Location ( Foud Street). *You pay for the ticket and enter and in Egypt there is different costs, for Egyptian, student or Non Egyptian and non Egyptian student. *Payment in Egyptian. * You can request guide at the entrance to explain and guide you....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ayman3ly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed learning more about the history of this remarkable city. Was interesting to see the artifacts of the different eras of historical significance. Great treasures, not too big and fairly well marked with descriptions to give one a good picture of its transitions...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank johncharlespaul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Expensive for foreigners but worth the entrance fee. Great artifacts from Greco-Roman period with many things found from underwater excavation. Many things from Islamic and modern periods as well. Wonderful place to spend at least a couple of hours.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

It was raining last time I was passing by and I thought it was closed but when I found it open I thought it would be a nice shelter.Its a very good place to introduce you to this rich historic city it contains alot of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Suwesy
Reviewed 1 February 2019

This small museum n Alexandria is definitely a must. The entrance is beautiful and there are three floors of art. Make sure you don’t miss the mummies which are down a flight of stairs from the lower level.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 30 January 2019

This museum takes about an hour to go through and provides a basic overview of the highlights of Alexandria. The English-language signage is pretty clear and the displays allow enough space to able to read and reflect without getting in the way of others. While...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vilewi
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

I went with my daughters 5 and years old,they loved it and we saw the mummy.it is a small museum and a variety of monuments over there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 498mariame
Reviewed 15 January 2019

The palace is beautiful and the museum has good presentations in English and Arabic. I like that it was small and not over whelming. Definitely worth an hour or two if you have the time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank William F
Reviewed 12 January 2019

The museum displays the history of Alexandria from the pharaonic era through the greek, the roman, the arab islamic and then the modern history. I would have given it 5 if it provided more information on the displayed items and a tour guide, either electronic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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vivek s
16 August 2018|
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Response from CFEIII | Reviewed this property |
A lot depends on your interests, I visited the Giza pyramids three times over a couple days, plus enjoyed several of the other pyramids in the vicinity. You could probably spend 2 or 3 days just in the National Museum and... More
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24 July 2017|
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Sunday through Thursday from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm, Fridays from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm, and Saturdays from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm
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nijma
11 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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