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The Royal Jewelry Museum displays a large collection of royal and precious jewels of the Muhammad Ali dynasty in the former palace of Princess Fatma Al-Zahraa.
The Royal Jewelry Museum displays a large collection of royal and precious jewels of the Muhammad Ali dynasty in the former palace of Princess Fatma Al-Zahraa. There is also artwork on display on the walls and ceilings.
San Stifano, Qesm AR Ramel, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt
The Corniche is a 15 km promenade along the Alexandria harbour dotted with restaurants and cafes
The Cemetery of Mostafa Kamel has four rock-cut tombs dating back to 250 BC which lay hidden for several centuries till they were accidentally discovered in 1933
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina commemorates the ancient Library of Alexandria as a major library and cultural centre on the Mediterranean coast
The Alexandria National Museum has 3 floors of exhibits on the history of Alexandria in Al-Saad Bassili Pasha Palace, an elegant Italianate mansion
The Museum of Fine Arts displays a collection of paintings, sculpture and architectural works by national and international artists
The Graeco-Roman Museum has a vast collection of 40,000 objects, mostly dating from the 3rd century BC to the 3rd century AD, that show the influence of Graeco-Roman culture on Egyptian society after Alexander the Great's conquest
The sprawling Montazah complex built in 1892 by Abbas Hilmi Pasha has 2 palaces, 150 acres of royal gardens, and 5 beaches
The Kom Al-Dikka or Roman Amphitheatre in Alexandria dates back to the 2nd century AD, with typical Greco-Roman features
The National Institute For Oceanography & Fisheries has an aquarium and museum on marine life