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Address: 21 Ahmed Yehia Street | Zizinia, Alexandria, Egypt

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Every girl’s dream

I won’t drag my husband and son there, but I’m glad that I visited this site with a women’s group. Some of the jewellery pieces are absolutely gorgeous.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I won’t drag my husband and son there, but I’m glad that I visited this site with a women’s group. Some of the jewellery pieces are absolutely gorgeous.

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Cairo, Egypt
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95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This palace belonged to one of the less known princesses of the previous Egyptian royal family. The palace was designed by European artists. It is medium in size, but really impressive with its stained glass windows, fancy wooden and marble floors, paintings and decorations. It is home to a nice collection of royal jewelry. Botha the palace and the collection... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
37 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is a modern history museum of the jewelery from the family members from King Farouk down to the last members until the revolution. Fascinating exhibition and well worth a few hours of time. The house alone is worth seeing.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This collection is amazing. The jewelry itself is gorgeous. One of the best things is the building itself. Grand ceilings and paintings. I think the bathroom is as big as my house.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Nice castle with some beautiful jewelries, the place was not crowded, loved the garden surrounding the castle as well.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

See how our kings & queens used to wear and live The museum has been renovated so its just nice just to walk in price is LE 2 (yes two pounds) for Egyptians and a little bit extra for non Try not to go in weekends or school holidays the tour could be done in 30 mins

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Geneva, Switzerland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A perfect modern small museum still excellent presentation, and reflecting what was egupt monarchy at its best. To be seen and re seen for sure

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4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Every piece of the palace is a beautiful art, the glace, the wall, the celling .. everything Jewelleries are OMG, u can see in it the luxury they were living in, which was toooo much, where the citizens of Egypt was tooo poor. The bathroom is a state of art, you will see jewelleries you never saw before .. it... More 

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Port Said, Egypt
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It contains amazing antiques, it is a palace of luxury and must not be missed in Alexandria ........

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Yerevan, Yerevan, Armenia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Well, it was the only thing I liked in Alexandria, it was quite interesting. Not as Cairo national, of course, but it is worth going if you are around. The collection of jewelry pieces of the King of Egypt and his descendants dated 17-20 century

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