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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Alexandria

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Historical Places in Alexandria

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    Fort Qaitbey , Alexandria
    4.0
    An impressive example of medieval military architecture, Fort Qaitbey overlooks the city's harbor. Built in the 1480s, the fortress was desig
    Tours from $12
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    Pompey's Pillar , Alexandria
    3.5
    Marvel at the skill of ancient stonemasons at Pompey's Pillar, one of the largest monolith columns ever erected. Constructed in honor of the
    Tours from $12
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    4.1
    Wander the somber halls of Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, a set of underground chambers that house the tombs of ancient Romans, some dating bac
    Tours from $12
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    Roman Amphitheatre , Alexandria
    3.9
    Once a place of leisure for residents of Alexandria, Roman Amphitheatre stands as a small but well preserved bit of evidence that an ancient
    Tours from $12
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    King Farouk Palace , Alexandria
    3.8
    Located amidst the trimmed grass and numerous flowerbeds, King Farouk Palace stands as a witness to the once-glorious life of the penultimate
    Tours from $80
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