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The Aswan Internation Sculpture Park hosts the International Sculpture Symposium every spring, where sculptors from around the world exhibit their artistic creations..
The Aswan Internation Sculpture Park hosts the International Sculpture Symposium every spring, where sculptors from around the world exhibit their artistic creations.
The Elephantine Island in the Nile has the Nubian villages of Siou and Koti, and the Temples of Satis, Khnum and Pepinakht-Heqaib
The Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan is the largest known ancient obelisk
The Fatimid Cemetery has mud-brick domed tombs from the Fatimid Empire and earlier, dating to the 7th - 12th centuries
Sehel Island on the Nile is known for its local craft of beaded jewelry
The Aswan Museum on Elephantine Island displays Nubian artifacts saved during the construction of the Aswan Dam and archaeological finds from ongoing excavations
The Nubian Museum traces the history of Nubia since pre-historic times and showcases the culture of the Nubian people
The Ferial Gardens at the southern end of the Kornish Al Nile (Corniche) are a relaxing spot with great views of the river
The Philae Temple on Agilkia Island in the Nile river is a Ptolemaic temple dedicated to Isis, the goddess of fertility and health