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Maristan Nureddin was built in 1154 by Saladin's uncle, Nur ud-Din as a hospital and medical school. Today it houses the Museum of Arab Science and Medicine. It has a distinctive semi-domed, honeycombed doorway.

Opening hours: Sat-Thurs, 8am-2pm

Admission: Sú300

Address: 20 Mohammad Msallam Abdeen St.
Directions: Near Azem Palace

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  • Written Apr 13, 2007
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