The National Military Museum
 
 
 

 


  

Housed in the former Harem Palace of Muhammad Ali, the National Military Museum displays weaponry, uniforms, maps, and models related to the history of the Egyptian armed forces. Galleries are devoted to different branches of the armed forces, the structure of the army in each historical era, and each of the 20th century wars. Labels are in Arabic and English.

HOURS OF OPERATION:
Open daily, 9:30-4:30

TICKET COST:
Included in entrance to the Citadel:
Egyptian/Arab: LE 2
Foreign: LE 40

50% reduction for bearers of International Student ID Card

LOCATION:
The Citadel

DIRECTIONS:
BY BUS: Bus numbers 174 and 173 stop at Midan Salah ad-Din, in front of the Citadel

BY TAXI: Ask for “al-el-ah”

FACILITIES:
Cafeteria, Gift Shop

NO PHOTOGRAPHY ALLOWED. Cameras must be checked at building entrance.

The museum is not wheelchair accessible.

No guides are provided.

Abdeen Palace Exterior

 

 
Abdeen Palace