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  • Address: Sharia Mar Girgis
  • Hours: Daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Admission: 40 L.E.


Coptic Museum

Founded in 1908, this museum houses Coptic art from Greco-Roman times to the Islamic era drawn from Cairo, the desert monasteries and Nubia. If you are interested in Egyptian history and art post-pharaohs, this is the place for you.

In recent years it has undergone a major restoration, and has recently reopened. Exhibits include textiles, frescoes, stonework, woodwork, manuscripts, glass and ceramics. There's a pleasant enclosed garden and a small café.

Practical Info

The Coptic Museum is located in Old Cairo, where the easiest way to get around is by taxi.

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Private Tour: Coptic Cairo, The Hanging Church, Abu Serga, Ben Ezra

4.5 star rating: Recommended 67 Reviews

Discover the ancient sites and culture of Coptic Christians on a private tour through Old Cairo. Visit Abu Serga where the Holy family sort refuge, and Ben ...  Read more

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $30.60
$34.00 Save $3.40

Egyptian Museum and Islamic Cairo, Coptic Cairo And Khan El-Khalily Bazar with Private Tour Guide

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Reviews

Tour starts at 8:30 by visiting the Egyptian Museum, head to the old city and Khan Khalily Bazar enjoying the old city with a professional tour guide of your ...  Read more

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: Flexible

From USD $50.00

Discover Cairo: Coptic Islamic Tour, Christian Churches and Babylon Fortress

Take a guided tour of Coptic Cairo to visit some of the oldest Christian churches in the world and even retrace steps taken by Mary and Joseph thousands of ...  Read more

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $45.00

Coptic Cairo and Coptic Museum: Guided Private Day Tour in Cairo

With your private guide, explore the old Cairo area and see the remains of the Roman Tower, Hanging Church, Crypt of the Holy Family, the roman orthodox church ...  Read more

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $26.00

Half-Day Private Tour of Coptic Cairo Including Saint Simon Church in Moqqatam

Enjoy this half-day tour of exploring the Christian Egypt by visiting old Cairo and carved church in Moqqatam.

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $20.00

Tour of The Egyptian Museum and Old Coptic Cairo

Enjoy a two-hour guided tour of the world's richest museum, where by the mysterious golden mask of King Tut is kept. Then a drive to Old Cairo the Coptic and ...  Read more

Location: Cairo, Egypt
Duration: Flexible

From USD $95.00

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