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All reviews alabaster sphinx ramses ii huge statue small open air ancient city beautiful statues worthwhile stop mit rahina the main attraction inside the building on display entry fee take your time day tour emo tours colossus saqqara
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were very excited to visit old captial of Memphis. However, it turned out to be disappointing. There is not much left to see (except one statue of Ramses the Great) as the city was neglected for centuries. Worth a miss!

Thank vinay k
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Museum of Mait Rahina The summit of beauty and bone is considered to be the first capital of the ancient Egyptian history. It is located in the center of Al-Badrasheen, the province of Giza, with monuments dating back to the old and modern states,...More

Thank Nasr A
Reviewed 1 week ago

While this is a quick visit, it is worth it to see the statues and learn about the kings. Highly recommend

Thank Munkee-Weezel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Abt 1 hour drive from Cairo the journey through rural Egypt alone is worth it. You can see farmers driving their donkey carts full of vegetable and bread to the market. The muzeum has a lot of interesting artefacts with Ramases giant statue and the...More

Thank HomerJD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting museum with some very old pieces, statues and sphinxes. You can see the twin sister of Ramses II statue, wich is huge, even the legs are missing.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Open air museum exhibitting various exceptional statues, stelae, capitals... Main attraction here is a overcovered giant laying statue of Ramesses II. Also very interesting is the alabaster sphinx. Limited quantity but nice things to see. Beware for the sun here in summer: it could be...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed July 1, 2018

It was great this museum ans see the various symbols of old egypt including the twin statues. It was extremely hot and no shade to offer. Suggest visit early morning if in summer.

Thank Syed R
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Memphis was an ancient capital of Egypt. There are numerous artefacts on display here, including an incredible statute of Ramses II. This is one of the oldest sites in Egypt and is an interesting pace to start your journey forward in time towards the Giza...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The museum is open air but there is shade from trees. There are some excellent peieces here and help inform the timeline of ancient Egypt. East to combine with a tour to Sakara and Dashur.

Thank markjango
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The museum was ok. The charge an extra 50 EGP to take pictures, but was not worth it. The things i wanted to take pictures of were not allowed even with the photo ticket. The museum was interesting, but i found the temples and pyramids...More

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