in Anfushi, the old Turkish section of
Alexandria, is a group of five tombs
from the 2nd and 1st centuries B.C. The
wall decorations in the tombs illustrate
the interconnections between Greek and
Egyptian art and religious beliefs, and
the multi-cultural nature of the Alexandrian
population during this era.
HOURS OF OPERATION: Open daily, 9 AM – 5
TICKET COST: Egyptian: 1 LE
Foreign: 15 LE
50% reduction for bearers of International Student ID Card [link?pop-up ISIC
LOCATION: Sharia Ras at-Tin, al-Anfushi, Alexandria [link?pop-up map].
DIRECTIONS: BY BUS or TRAIN: Buses and trains run regularly from Cairo and surrounding
major cities to Alexandria.
BY TRAM: From within Alexandria, Tram #15 runs to Sharia Ras el-Tin, around al-Anfushi.
BY TAXI: From within Alexandria, ask for “meqbarat al-anfushi”.
NO PHOTOGRAPHY IS ALLOWED INSIDE THE TOMBS
CONTACT INFO: Phone: (03) 486 5820