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"Coptic Cairo (Greek Orthodox Church 2)" Top 5 Page for this destination Coptic Cairo - Mar Girgis - Church of St George Tip by travelife


Apart from the tower, it also has a nice courtyard with shade by trees. There is no entry fee in either of the churches in this area. But there are desks for voluntary donations.
There was a UNESCO funded project running to lower the underground level of water to save the the underground chamber of the church.

Address: Old Cairo
Directions: Coptic Cairo

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  • Updated Feb 23, 2005
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