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Museum of Modern Egyptian Art - CLOSED

Gezira Island, Cairo, Egypt
+20 2 27366667
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Can be avoided...

Only one floor of the Museum is open... Poor collection of Egyptian artists (+- 50 pieces only... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
ramses202
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cairo
Modern Art - Egypt Style!

Went in here while visiting the opera house complex. Cool, well laid out and very interesting. I... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2015
Neil H
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Woking, United Kingdom
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22 May 2017
“Can be avoided...”
13 Jun 2015
“Modern Art - Egypt Style!”
LOCATION
Gezira Island, Cairo, Egypt
CONTACT
+20 2 27366667
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Only one floor of the Museum is open... Poor collection of Egyptian artists (+- 50 pieces only). Few scultptures. Quality is irregular : some nice pieces but also some daubs... Can be avoided... Free entrance.

Thank ramses202
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Went in here while visiting the opera house complex. Cool, well laid out and very interesting. I didn't have to pay just sign in - a very interesting slant on the modern Egyptian psyche and if you like modern art and are in the area...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Located within the Cairo Opera House Complex, this is a fascinating collection of recent Egyptian Artists in painting & sculpture & will repay you handsomely if you are at all interested on how art is influenced around the world

1  Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Recommend to ask about the seasonal exhibitions also, I was lucky to see works of artists from Bahrain!

Thank Patri1030
Reviewed 20 September 2012

This museum has a very nice collections of the modern art works as, Picture, Statues, Graphic, for the famous Artists during the 19th & 20th century, like ( Mahmoud Mokhtar, Hussien Bekkar, Mahmoud Said and more ) The museum lie in Gazira area inside the...More

1  Thank Aiman_Madany
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