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Alexandria National Museum

110 El Horreya Rd. Raml Station, Alexandria, Egypt
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110 El Horreya Rd. Raml Station, Alexandria, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an okay museum. Good for one to two hours, but not much more. One floor each on ancient Egypt, Greek / Roman period, and history of Alexandria. No mention of it being the former US ambassador/consulates residence - it must have been a...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

You will touch and smell the days when Alexandria was built since 332 BC, you will feel how Alexander the great came to Egypt to help get rid of the Persian occupation since 525 BC,then you would find also the Romans defeating Cleopatra the 7th....More

Thank Mghazi
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The national museum offers exhibitions of the different eras of Alexandria. And presents pieces from many epochs with the possibility of having a guided tour.

Thank Nada G
Reviewed 12 February 2017

if you've seen other museums in Egypt, you don't really need to spend much time there.... The display is unclear to an extent that we discovered the pharaonic by coincidence (while looking for the WC) .... you may use it to explore what to look...More

Thank 1963consultant
Reviewed 1 February 2017

While not as big as the Egyptian museum in Cairo, it reveals the influence of Rome on ancient Egypt. Our tour guide (Zahraa Adel Awad) was very knowledgeable and make this visit an exceptional experience.

Thank Byron C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Gives information about the ancient kings and their lifestyle and get immersed in the history of yester years

Thank Manjunath540
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This museum is maintained to a very high standard... much better than the Egyptian museum in Cairo, this has controlled display cabinets and everything is clearly labelled. The best bit is hidden below the basement in the tomb, the only sign for this is a...More

Thank Ceri L
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Suprisingly interesting and varied museum showing artifacts from the range of eras that have occupied Alexandria over the centuries. The underwater sea wall discoveries are particularly fascinating.

Thank 007ms_itchyfeet
Reviewed 19 November 2016

By no means the largest museum in Egypt, Alexandria still has a very unique history that is less insular than that of Ancient Cairo, Luxor, Memphis and other Nile Valley civilizations.

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This is by far the most favourite museum to me in Alexandria.. it has a lot of artifacts which is Amazing and interesting :) make sure to see it it will worth ur time :)

Thank aida e
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nijma
address please
11 January 2015|
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Response from Jean Louis G | Reviewed this property |
Dear Nijma , the adress of Alexandria museum is 110 EL Horreya Rd. Ramle station. +2034835519. All the egyptian in Alexandria know his place. If u go by taxi or bus give him the adress and he will drop u there. Good luck and... More
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