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Mohamed Ali Mosque

Citadel of Saladin, Cairo, Egypt
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Located in the Citadel, this mosque was built between 1824 and 1857 in the Ottoman style by Mohammad Ali Pasha, a ruler of Egypt.
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Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Our Guide Sharrik made everything so easy for us to understand and get through we felt so secure and protected while he was there with us

Thank richedeanya
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Mohd Ali Mosque , military museum and citadel are next to next. Entry fee is 60 LE for adults and 30 LE for children. We went for Jumaa prayer. Museum was closed and some exhibits were kept outside the building. The view from top of...More

Thank Anas K
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Very peaceful mosque,it was built in 1818 but when you see it you will get the feeling of the Turkish blue mosque,wow it's very nice mosque with the Islamic designs and wonderful alabaster(marble). I love this mosque and recommend it to be one the visit...More

Thank Yasmin H
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Listen to the history of the Mosque, it is very interesting. Itself is very nice, the interior is beautiful, nice architecture. The court yard, remember to take your shoes off. The grounds have a great view of Cairo.

Thank lgpanther
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Muhammad Ali Mosque is a mosque situated in the Citadel of Cairo in Egypt and commissioned by Muhammad Ali Pasha between 1830 and 1848. Situated on the summit of the citadel, this Ottoman mosque, the largest to be built in the first half of the...More

Thank mfk57
Reviewed March 22, 2016

It was good to visit this beautiful mosque inside the Citadel (Qala Saladin). Since it is a muslim place of worship so you need to remove your shoes to enter in it. People outside are selling plastic bags to wear on your shoes but I...More

Thank Khuram_Munib
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Mohamed Ali Mosque is enclosed inside The citadel and it has marvellous view of the city below. This Mosque is beautiful and you can walk around it and around all the Citadel.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed March 18, 2016

Was pushed as an optional tour. It was a so so experience viewing the mosque. But meeting the local children was the high point. They were a hoot. They love to take selfies with you. Lots of them praising their English. Over and over we...More

Thank Riorouge
Reviewed March 15, 2016

spending a part of your day there is a great thing to do and see something new and see Cairo from a very high place , recommended for people who are in love with historical places .

Thank mohamed125
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I find mosques quite beautiful and this one was no exception. it is well worth the time to have a look.

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