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EXCURSION: Some Architectural Materpieces of Donwtown Cairo

EXCURSION: Some Architectural Materpieces of Donwtown Cairo

EXCURSION: Some Architectural Materpieces of Donwtown Cairo

Date: Friday, October 16, 2009, 9:00 a.m.

Presenter: Tarek Swelim, Ph.D., Art Historian

Location: ARCE Cairo Center, 2 Midan Simon Boli­var in Garden City, Meet at 9:00 a.m. for walking tour

Cost: ARCE Member: LE70, Non-member: LE90

Reservations: Call Mary Sadek 2794-8239, Fax: 2795-3052, Email:

Description: After the success of this outstanding walk last spring, ARCE is offering another opportunity this fall for those who missed out and those wanting to repeat the experience.

We will visit in order:
- The Mosque of Umar Makram & Maydan al-Tahrir
- Shari’ Muhammad Mahmud
- Maydan al-Falaki
- The Ministry of al-Awqaf Building
- Shari’ Qasr al-Nil & the Trieste Building
- Shari’ Muhammad Farid & the Bank Misr Building
- Maydan Mustafa Basha Kamil
- Cross 26th of July Street & along Shari’ Imad al-Din
- Maydan al-Tawfiqiyya
- Shari’ Ramsis & Ma’rouf Area
- Along Shari’ Champollion – Palace of Prince Said Halim, if permitted.
- Ending at Maydan Tala’at Harb – in front of Groppi

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