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.
Open daily, 9:30-4:30
Included in entrance to the Citadel:
Egyptian/Arab: LE 2
Foreign: LE 40
reduction for bearers of International Student
BUS: Bus numbers 174 and 173 stop at Midan
Salah ad-Din, in front
of the Citadel
TAXI: Ask for “al-el-ah”
PHOTOGRAPHY ALLOWED. Cameras must be checked
at building entrance.
museum is not wheelchair accessible.
guides are provided.