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El Alamein War Museum

Km 105, Alex Matrouh Desert Rd. | El Alamein, El Alamein 51718, Egypt
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Km 105, Alex Matrouh Desert Rd. | El Alamein, El Alamein 51718, Egypt
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

This place could have been so much better than it was. Little evidence that the place has been upgraded/ decorated/ modernised in the past 20 years. Old display cases, noddy-written notices. Halls are organised by nationality. However you get a good idea of the various...More

1  Thank Andy F
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A warmuseum about the battle of El alamein. Things to see both inside and outside where they keep for ex spitfire aircrafts etc. About an hour or two is enough to spend here.

Thank mogrima
Reviewed 13 April 2017

In Australia we all know about the battles of El Alamein and how it added to the legend of the ANZACs. As an Australian of Austrian descent I had not been exposed to the German side and this Museum covered all sides. As well as...More

Thank Supercindy01
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Museum is well organized and feels amazing. Staff are friendly and helpful. Considered close to Alexandria city.

Thank ziadhussien
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A dusty town 100km west of Alexandria with a white sandy beach providing a stunning contrast against the deep blue Mediterranean, El Alamein is not the most straightforward of places to reach unless by return taxi (LE400-LE600) or self-drive hire. To many Egyptians it is...More

Thank Simbal09
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

If you love history you we like this small museum of the battle of Alamin and how Rommel was stopped by Montgomery's British army during WE2 if one has a relative who passed away at this battle he will be touched by the well kept...More

Thank Mostafa A
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We went to the Museum as part of our trip to El Alamein. It was really part of the whole experience Some interesting exhibits and information available

Thank rugratNewZealand
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Good and nice easy to go Near and systematic you will be happy while visiting this area and the museum of alamine war It was nice

Thank Ayman Hussien A
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Liked the stories told from different perspectives but it felt disjointed and repetitive at times as the chronology would restart in each of the Nation Rooms (Egyptian perspective, British perspective, German... etc.). Lots of war realia to see.

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 30 June 2015

What a hot and sandy place. I was on montgomery's Guard of Honour when the war graves were officially opened. The weather was scorching hot. So if you visit take lots of water with you

Thank peterhg
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David B
22 December 2014|
Response from Gaile1958 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you do indeed know more than me, when we went there we spent most of the time in the actual muesum as it was extremely hot, I cannot think how you could find this information out though maybe try emailing the actual... More