The Islamic Art museum is one of the best places in the world to see Islamic art. The collections featured range from the seventh to the 19th centuries. In addition, the design of the museum is sculpted using salvaged pieces from deteriorated mosques and mausoleums. The central hall holds the most impressive Islamic items.
Midan Ahmad Mahir (Bab el-Khalq),
Port Said Street,
Tel: (02) 390 1520.
Opening hours: Sat-Thu 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Fri 9:00- 11:00 a.m. and 2:00-4:00 p.m.