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St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church

Cleopatra Street | Heliopolis, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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20 Jan 2018
“Christmas Eve at St. Mark's”
27 Jun 2017
“Almost got robbed here”
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Cleopatra Street | Heliopolis, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

We enjoyed the Christmas Eve service (Jan. 7) at St. Mark's and their hospitable custom of providing a translator if you wished. The Patriarch was present and the tomb of St. Mark is in the crypt under the altar. Quite an experience.

Thank Wisprof
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Couldn't believe that such a historic place cannot be enjoyed without having to hold on to your money bag

Thank Jaice S
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This place is more than a home such historical yet cosy place if u are in Helioplies this is must see place

Thank Zoz L
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

A wonderful historic place to visit. Beautiful architecture, lovely building. I recently visited the St Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church during a trip to Cairo. Nice!

Thank Ibadanboy
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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Great architecture, great care for the smallest details. The ceiling is amazing. Spiritual atmosphere. Blessed place to go

Thank Michael-architect
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

Not many people know, but the relics of St. mark, the Gospel writer, is here at the eastern side. The drawings on the walls are a great art by famous artists. Stories are interesting, specially when the artist confused the two churches underneath the main...More

Thank Sherif S
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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

They have the best hot orbannnnn ever every day I bought and I love the spiritual and good looking place a must visit place in egypt

1  Thank Zoz L
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Reviewed 11 October 2012

Celebrating X-mas in Cairo needs a special place and this church is exactly what you need - religious feeling and the sense of unity with hundreds of people makes you feel homy and at the same time traveling on another planet.

4  Thank Laura K
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Reviewed 13 February 2012

worth a visit to see the modern coptic architectural styles and icons

1  Thank minanabil77
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