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EXCURSION: Explore the Tombs of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty

EXCURSION: Explore the Tombs of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty

EXCURSION: Explore the Tombs of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Join ARCE on a day-trip exploring the tombs of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty. The trip is led by Tarek Swelim.

Drive to the Southern Cemetery and visit the following buildings:

  • The Funerary complex of Hosh al-Basha (Tombs belonging to the direct decedents of Muhammad Ali and family members)
  • The Mosque of al-Rifa’y (Tombs of the Khedive Ismail, his family including Kings Fuad & Faruq)
  • The Mausoleum of Qubbat Affandina/Afifi (Tombs of the Khedive Tawfiq and family)

Date/Time: Saturday, September 25, 2010; meet at ARCE, bus leaves at 9:00 a.m.

Cost per person: 100 LE members, 130 LE non-members

Additional entrance fees are required--cost does not include entrance fees

Please dress very conservatively and wear walking shoes. Women should bring headscarves.

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

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