Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum, Cairo

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Mukhtar Museum is a museum in Cairo, Egypt, housing the sculptures of Mahmoud Mokhtar (May 10, 1891-March 28, 1934). Mokhtar is considered to be significant as the father of modern Egyptian sculpture.
The museum building was designed by Ramses Wissa Wassef, and houses eighty-five bronze, stone, basalt, marble, granite and plaster works.
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  • Very small and relatively uninspiring collection. There is not context for the sculptures that might explain their significance and stand alone, they are nit really worth the trip. Also note the the g...  more »
  • An incredible, undervalued and under-advertised museum in Cairo. The museum is well-organized, quiet, and so little known among Cairenes that you're likely to feel like you have it entirely to yoursel...  more »
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  • Artistic place
  • Collections of the greatest Egyptian sculpture Mahmoud Mokhtar. BUT the show & presentation technology is outdated.
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