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Nubian Museum

El Fanadeq St. Downtown, Aswan 81111, Egypt
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This museum traces the history from the earliest settlements to present day of Nubia, the region defined as the area between Aswan in Egypt and Khartoum in the Sudan.
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El Fanadeq St. Downtown, Aswan 81111, Egypt
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"interesting exhibits"
in 6 reviews
"chronological order"
in 4 reviews
"modern building"
in 4 reviews
"old cataract"
in 18 reviews
"small collection"
in 4 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 11 reviews
"ramses ii"
in 7 reviews
"on display"
in 7 reviews
"entry fee"
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"worth a visit"
in 15 reviews
"two hours"
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"egyptian history"
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"ancient egypt"
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"lake nasser"
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"abu simbel"
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"nubian life"
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"high dam"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was few minutes walking from the Old Cataract where we were staying so we decided to visit it . It is a nice museum that shows the history and culture of the Nubians and ancient Egyptians . Not as the temple and other museum...More

Thank Trave2012
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is a bit off the beaten track for most tourists, as it is a shame. So much better laid out than the Egyptian Museum, emphasising Nubian culture and its relationship with ancient eqypt. We had a guide, Fatima, arranged through The Bet El-Kerem...More

Thank foz405
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a pretty nice museum, not huge, but the ruins around it of the old city are stunning. I wandered around for over an hour (In the heat), snapping pictures and trying to understand my guide's efforts to tell me in English.

Thank CFEIII
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We got very interesting impressions about nubia before the building of the Highdam Worth while going to better understand the pros and cons of the lake nasser

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The Nubian Museum is very modern in it’s architecture and presentation but the contents are very old. It has a very nice statue of Ramses II and artifacts and layout all the way up to current time. We did the museum in not much more...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

An astounding collection of artifacts which lifts this small museum to one of the best in the world.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We walked from our hotel on the corniche to this museum. It is very modern and takes about an hour to visit. It is very interesting and has some really nice artefacts. We came upon a group of school children on the way out who...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This is my second visit, it is a well laid out, interesting museum. Something s bit different on a holiday full of ancient Egypt. Well worth the 100 egp entrance fee. My only criticism is in some places the lighting is a bit dim for...More

Thank LornaTampling
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This is a modern and well laid out museum and is a refreshing place to visit if you've been overwhelmed by the jumble of the Egyptian museum. There's a garden trail around it and highlight for me was reconstructed cave with ancient cave art, so...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Aswan, you have to visit this museum. In this museum you will have a unique experience from old Egypt ancient with a lot of complete mummies and statues.

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