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Museo Gayer-Anderson (Bayt al-Kiritliya)

Museum Cairo, Egypt

An oasis of peace Museo Gayer-Anderson (Bayt al-Kiritliya)

During your visit to Islamic Cairo, the Gayer Anderson museum is a milestone. This museum offers an incredible mix of Islamic styles and artifacts in two magnificent residences: Beit el-Kiridiliya (1632) and Beit Amna Bent Salim (1540). The museum was founded by a major of the British army, the military physician John Gayer-Anderson, who restored and furnished the two residences between 1935 and 1942, enriching them with antiques, works of art, furniture, glass artifacts, crystals , finely embroidered carpets, silks and Arab clothes.

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    Opening Time
      Monday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Thursday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Friday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Saturday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
      Sunday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

    Contacts
    +20 2 23647822

    Location
    Tolon, El-Sayeda Zainab, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

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