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El Muayyad Mosque

By Bab Zuwaila, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good77%
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22 Apr 2017
“A lovely mosque”
4 Jul 2015
“nice views of city”
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By Bab Zuwaila, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

This mosque dates from 1420 although it feels earlier in its plan. The twin minarets of Bab Zuwaila loom over it.

Thank NicJBoston
Reviewed 4 July 2015

nice building with great panoramic views of Cairo from here . good interior decoration design and lots of marble very nice

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 30 October 2012

This mosque was built by Sultan al-Mu'ayyad Shaykh in 1415 on the site of the prison in which he was previously jailed. It's one of the largest mosques in Cairo. The entrance portal is impressive, and the prayer hall has beautiful painted ceilings and its...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2015
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Reviewed 24 March 2015
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Reviewed 26 November 2014
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Reviewed 2 December 2013
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