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12 Apr 2018
“Hidden gem / Relatively small / Relaxing / not furnished”
30 Nov 2017
“Hidden gem in medieval Cairo”
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27 El Seyoufeya St. El Khalifa, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

at al Saufeya street , walking distance from Ibn Tulun Mosque. It is a real Hidden gem, although it is Relatively small and not furnished but it is quite Relaxing

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Marwa Z
Reviewed November 30, 2017

A very overlooked palace in medieval Cairo, not far from the Citadel. You will most certainly have the place to yourself and it is absolutely incredable. It is (like all great Cairene mansions) an absolute maze and you will never be able to explore all...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Del_Blackwater
Reviewed January 16, 2017

This Memluk palace is located at the beginning of AL Saufeya street that takes you to Bab Zuweile. It is a path should be walked to involve Medieval Cairo and authentic Cairo lifestyle.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank SevketK14
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

This isn't on the usual tourist trail, but if you want to get off the beaten path, this is a beautiful example of a Mamluk palace. As of November 2016, there was a Mamluk exhibit and an exhibit of paintings ongoing. No fee to enter....More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank avalon2020
Reviewed July 18, 2015

I've been to that place, you can organise some events in this palace not to mention that some cultural events already take place in the palace.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank afathi
Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

CDF.gov.eg organise regular events in Prince Taz palace specially in Ramadan. Most events are concerts, performances or traditional products bazar. The palace reflects the typical Islamic mamluk architecture. In addition, the neighborhood has several monuments from the same era.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank MoustafaMegahed
Reviewed April 8, 2013

This site is entirely free and open to the public: there is no fee or expected baksheesh. The guards at the entrance may ask to check your bags, but that's about it. The site would originally have been a large complex of buildings built around...More

Date of experience: October 2012
3  Thank BobPraz
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