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Qaraoun madrasa and mausoleum complex

Shari' al-Mu'izz li-Din Allah, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Very nice complex

This is a nice view of some of the construction done during the Mamluk period of Cairo. The... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
CTricity
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Bath, United Kingdom
Qalawoon mosque was stunning!

first of all, you should start at Qalawoon Mosque from the Al Azhar entrance side because you'll... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
SuzeeoutoftheCity201
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London, United Kingdom
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1 Jul 2017
“Very nice complex”
17 Oct 2016
“Qalawoon mosque was stunning!”
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

This is a nice view of some of the construction done during the Mamluk period of Cairo. The mausoleum is incredibly impressive on the other sites also show consistent decoration but individual features all of which are beautiful.

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

first of all, you should start at Qalawoon Mosque from the Al Azhar entrance side because you'll need to buy a ticket to enter all mosques along Moez street, it costs 100LE for foreigners and 5LE for Egyptians, and it will get you into seven...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Qalawun brought the Golden Age for the Mamluks and founded a dynasty that endured on the throne for a whole century. His edifice speaks for itself.

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

The Qalawun complex includes a madrasa, a hospital and a mausoleum. It resides in the Muizz area in the heart of Cairo and has been a center for important religious ceremonies and rituals of the Islamic faith for years. It was buiit by the Sultan...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2015

There is no way you can miss this mosque if you are in Muizz Area. The Building hosts the great dome above the tomb of Sultan Qalawoon and a small madras for teaching Religious Sciences. There are some fine marble walls as well as domes...More

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