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Royal Jewelry Museum

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Fascinating jewels in a lovey framework

Housed in a magnificent 20th century mansion where the floors, the ceilings, the panelling the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Patricia B
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Orte, Italy
a unique collection of Royal jewllery

located downtown Alexandria in the serene beautiful neighbourhood of Zizinia lies this museum which... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rania E
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Cairo, Egypt
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21 Ahmed Yehia Street | Zizinia, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 19, 2011

I visited the Royal Jewellery Museum on Monday 17th January 2011. The cost to enter is 30 EGP for foreigners. There is a place to leave cameras which are not allowed inside. At the entrance I was handed cotton shoe covers to wear over my...More

11  Thank Anita C
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Reviewed May 3, 2013

Its closed now and its in busy area where there is usual traffic jam and it took us 2 hrs to reach there and finally got to know its closed.

3  Thank PoojaKhare
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Housed in a magnificent 20th century mansion where the floors, the ceilings, the panelling the windows are all the best that money could buy, it is a pleasure to walk through this collection of magnificent jewels which include a collection of diamond studded egg cups...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

located downtown Alexandria in the serene beautiful neighbourhood of Zizinia lies this museum which is originally a masterpiece villa of one of the Nobility. It hosts a unique collection of jewellery and accessories made of diamonds and precious stones of the Royal Egyptian family that...More

Thank Rania E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Palace is clean, well organized and carries a few jewelry pieces from the time of the King Farouk. I liked the Egypt is displaying the pieces in an artistic professional way with rooms well lit. I do recommend you spend like an hour there...More

Thank MarlineKhalil
Reviewed September 13, 2018

I visited the museum last January, amazing place,the building itself a beautiful palace of a Princess and the content displayed nicely,Alexandria my home town, so don't miss visiting it.

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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Its a very beautiful palace not only a museum the paintings of the walls and roof is awesome Very organized that u will walk in order 2 see all the museum Beautiful jewellery Student discount 😅 Highly recommended👌👌

Thank samahelkhayat
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit. You can pay extra and bring your camera to take a unique shoot I loved the place i don't know because I'm a female who keen on jewelry or because i love king farouq family but over all i spend...More

Thank yga9794
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Amazingly beautiful old palace (So nice you have to wear shoe covers to protect the mosaic and wood inlay floors.) The ceilings, staircases, tiled walls, stained glass windows, and all are fabulous works of art. Then there is all that beautiful and historic gold, silver,...More

Thank empressginger
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

In fact visiting this place is like getting into a time capsule that will take you back to one of the most belle époques of the whole world. The museum is hosted in a palace that stands for the miraculous architectural heritage that the city...More

1  Thank HebaEssam
Reviewed June 26, 2018

I didn't expect to find this early 20th Century Residence of the late Fatma Haider such an incredible Architectural Miracle. Beautiful Fresco, Stained Glass and Wood work and other Interior Design beauties. The display showed Mohamed Aly Pacha's notorious Collier seen on all artwork showing...More

Thank Ashraf S
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

The museum is an old villa for a lady from the royal family that used to rule egypt. The belongings of the royal family is just amazing and the decoration of the villa is stunning. The surprising thing is that all this beauty belongs to...More

Thank Egyptiano333
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How long would a visit to this museum take? One hour will be OK Should I have the taxi driver wait for me while I visit the museum? No u don't have to, the area is very busy and u can take another taxi easily just walk to... More
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