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Souvenirs Galore

There’s no lack of souvenir shops in Cairo and we chose the Three Pyramids Bazzar upon the... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2019
David B L
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Los Angeles, California
Fake paintings

It was a learning experience for the kids. The demonstration about how papyrus was made was short... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2019
Msbosszn
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Our gallery has been built over 950 square meters where we have an endless collection of : papyrus, gold ware, silver ware, stone ware and a wide range of souvenirs. We started our bazaar in 1985 and had a reopening in 2005 .We have a new vision and...more
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Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

I bought 3 painting and have gotten nothing but compliments. We purchased Ma’at and the last judgment (glow in the dark.) Coming back to the stated, we got them framed and placed in our home. Everyone loved it. When we 1st got it framed everyone...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

There’s no lack of souvenir shops in Cairo and we chose the Three Pyramids Bazzar upon the recommendation of fellow tourists at our hotel - and weren’t disappointed. Nice selection of (along with fabrication demonstration) Papyrus as well as local made souvenirs. We bought several...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B L
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

It was a learning experience for the kids. The demonstration about how papyrus was made was short and interesting enough to make you want to buy. We bought the glow in the dark paintings only to find out that they don’t glow in the dark....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

Given a price for the one I was carrying around. After my credit card was charged, she switched to lesser quality item and said the one I carried around was more expensive. They are good at their scam.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Supposed to be a museum, but not really - it's a shop selling papyrus/paper products. But they do a very good demo and explanation of how paper is made, and the staff are very friendly and helpful. If you decide to buy something, don't hesitate...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ben_Luiz
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Excellent shop to buy Egyptian art on papyrus. They give a brief demonstration of how papyrus plant is converted to paper. The staff are helpful and hospitable. The art on offer is far superior in quality than what is on offer elsewhere in Cairo. The...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 135Mayur
Reviewed October 28, 2016

My guide offered a stop here as a "museum" but it is a shop with a brief demonstration of how papyrus plants become paper. However the artwork is much better quality (and expensive) than I saw elsewhere in Cairo. Do bargain hard and ignore the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Keith B
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Okay so I know the deal. Tour groups go to places like these all over the world. The key is to know the prices of the items you look at before you buy. The artwork is unique so take your time if you plan to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank wondot0
Reviewed July 15, 2015

I was extremely pleased with Private Tour arranged Mr. Mohamed Hussien, Tour Operator of 5 Continents Travel. Mr. Hussien came to Cairo Airport as soon as I landed and took care of my Visa arrangement and Customs clearance and dropped me at Barcelo Pyramids Hotel....More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Bhaskara K
Reviewed June 30, 2015

The staff were very kind and informational. Abraham was our tour guide. He showed us how the paper was made and gave history about making this one of a kind paper; as well as giving detailed history about any painting found in the building. When...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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