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Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum

5 El Tahrir St., El Gezirah, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27352519
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27 Sep 2015
“Secret gem of a museum”
3 Dec 2013
“A history tour”
5 El Tahrir St., El Gezirah, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27352519
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

An incredible, undervalued and under-advertised museum in Cairo. The museum is well-organized, quiet, and so little known among Cairenes that you're likely to feel like you have it entirely to yourself. There isn't much in the way of guidance or information, so I would recommend...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2013

This museum was specially built to house the works of Mohammed Mokhtar, one of Egypt's most celebrated sculptors. Mokhtar died in 1934, but his works are still enormously popular with Egyptians. The elegant building houses 85 bronze, stone and plaster sculptures by the eminent sculptor.

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