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“Beautiful palace & impressive collection of jewelry” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Royal Jewelry Museum

Royal Jewelry Museum
21 Ahmed Yehia Street | Zizinia, Alexandria, Egypt
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Ranked #9 of 49 Attractions in Alexandria
Type: Museums
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Cairo, Egypt
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155 reviews 155 reviews
35 attraction reviews
Reviews in 35 cities Reviews in 35 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“Beautiful palace & impressive collection of jewelry”
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 are worth visiting.

Visited February 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
36 attraction reviews
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“I thought that this was one for the wife. Wrong! Nicely presented.”
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.

Visited February 2015
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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“Sparkles”
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.

Visited November 2014
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“Nice castle with some interesting jewelries.”
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.

Visited December 2014
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Alexandria, Egypt
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10 attraction reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Amazing luxury”
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

Visited December 2014
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