"Alabaster Mosque" Mosque of Muhammad Ali - Alabaster Tip by Prasnjavi

Mosque of Muhammad Ali - Alabaster, Cairo: 74 reviews and 151 photos


"Alabaster Mosque" or Mohamed Ali's Mosque is must see thing in Cairo. It was all covered by alabaster. Now, there are just some parts. In the court of mosque, there is Clock Tower which Mohamed Ali got from French Government. For that present, he gave French one of the obelisks from Luxor which is now situated in Paris, at Concord Square.

Address: South-East Cairo
Directions: Off Privet Entrance Bel Kalaa.
Website: http://www.touregypt.net

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 29, 2004
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