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Foustat Traditional Crafts Center

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Beautiful ceramics

If you enjoy to hear about the history of Egyptian ceramica, this is the place! Kind explanation... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2018
inezdeligt
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Lots of crafts

A very nice center that contains a wide variety of traditional crafts. You actually see the people... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
walidm158
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Dec 24, 2018
“Beautiful ceramics”
Aug 2, 2018
“Lots of crafts”
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1 El Emam St. | El Fustat, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

If you enjoy to hear about the history of Egyptian ceramica, this is the place! Kind explanation and great shop!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank inezdeligt
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

A very nice center that contains a wide variety of traditional crafts. You actually see the people working in front of you. There is also a shop that you can purchase from. The place can be better maintained.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank walidm158
Reviewed February 12, 2018

arrived here by uber from down town last Saturday, upon entering the security waved us through. after getting out of the car I was then told the place is closed, no one really spoke English but from what I gather they don't open on Friday...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mooncake1969
Reviewed February 28, 2017

This craft center is location two minute drive from the National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation. There are many rooms with crafts men and women working on all the traditional crafts in Egypt. It is amazing to see the tiny details of their work and the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank GeorginainGouna
Reviewed November 2, 2015

I went there during their festival of copper artworks festival. it was focused on copper & brass crafts. But there are many shops for various kinds of Egypt's traditional arts & crafts; Tapestry, Leather goods, Batik Garments, Silver Jewelry, Patch work, Handmade textiles,... etc. It's...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Egyptian_Mandala
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