Great place to visit, you can take great photos there which can look as if you were living this old times . Not good for elder people, so many uncomfortable stairs.
must visit more than once each room tell a story :D something like a poet called "Bordet El Bosari " wrote on the walls of the house :) take a lot of picture ana enjoy the arabsque work there
The house is located just off the Sharia Muizz Illah Lidin - which itself is probably the greatest "live museum" of Mamluk-Islamic architecture. It is well worth a visit - and a quiet place in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the surrounding Khan-el-Khalili Bazaar (or rather - its northerly outskirts). I can warmly recommend a visit -... More
There is a big price difference between entry fees for Egyptians and foreigners but this is an opportunity to freely explore a well-preserved Mamluk house reminiscent of Mahfouz novels. There are performances held there sometimes but the fun of running around the house is enough.
A wonderfully restored old house... Its style is really unique and beautiful and the woodwork is amazing. There is a great fish restaurant right around the corner also. It is truly the nicest house I've seen in Cairo restored...
Good if you're into Arabic AKA Islamic architecture and such. If not, don't worry about it. Right in the heart of the city, close to Khan El Khalili, so shouldn't be too much trouble getting there and back.
Bayt Al-Suhaymi or ( Al-Suhaimy house ). this house lie in Al-Mo'z Street in Cairo. 1796. by Hadj Ismail Shalaby. the house divided to 2 sections, and this house consider the complete house represent the Ottoman buildings in Egypt. We call it Bayt Al-Sohaimy because of the last one lived in it, Shiekh Amin Al-Sohaimy. the house is unique Ottoman... More
You can experience the life style in middle ages in Cairo, during the Islamic era, the house is in a excellent state after its rennovation by government. you will never regret it
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