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Royal Jewelry Museum

21 Ahmed Yehia Street | Zizinia, Alexandria, Egypt
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Ranked #14 of 40 attractions in Alexandria
Type: Museums
Most recent review
- Apr 30, 2014
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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Okay! I shall start from the beginning. It wasn't my idea to visit this place, but my mom's. Didn't really want to go. But as soon as we entered the territory the guards gave us cool shoes so we don't ruin the old and beautiful floor with fresca. Worth seeing. Then we had a cool trip around this villa, where... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This is the museum that host the collections of the jewelries of Muhammad Ali's royal family that ruled Egypt the before the 23 July 1952 revolution. These jewelries are rare genuine pieces with fabulous designs and of historical value.

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Damietta, Egypt
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

I knew this museum in all likelihood would be closed but I just had to see this beautiful building. It is a sight for sore eyes & "sore"impressions. Located in what appears to be an upscale neighborhood this fine architectural delight made for good photography & gawking! No gaurds, no beggars, no inquisitive pedestrians & ample parking space on the... More

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Its closed now and its in busy area where there is usual traffic jam and it took us 2 hrs to reach there and finally got to know its closed.

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Alexandria
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

when i had relatives from abroad to visit, one of the nice places to go to is this. gives you the kind of royal aristocratic feel of Egypt in the late 40's of last century. do go in sneakers not in heels, sandals or flip-flops as you'll have to wear feet protection of the floor during your visit. numbers require... More

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Alexandria, Egypt
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

there you can see all the jewelry collections of the queens and king of Egypt, (family of Mohamed Aly ) till the last King Farook , time before 23 july revolution

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Newport, Rhode Island
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43 reviews 43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We were informed by police guarding the entrance that this museum has been closed since the beginning of the revolution.

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Alexandria
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Treasures of the royal family who once ruled Egypt.. They used to live at a really high standard.. I recommend for ladies and girls will sure enjoy it a lot..

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Alexandria, Egypt
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

It's a very nice and special museum it's the only one from it's Style in Egypt but they close it many times so before planning to go there please check with some one from Alexandria if it's opened or closed

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Cairo, Egypt
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

if you are intersting too much about such museum you will like it, it's good but for me not to visit more than one time

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