Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Alexandria

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Alexandria is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Alexandria a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Alexandria.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Alexandria:

  1. Bibliotheca Alexandrina

    #1 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Bibliotheca Alexandrina

    Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Museum, Landmark

    Address: Street Al-Corniche, Shatby

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Housed in one of the best looking cylindrical building in the world, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is truly a sight for sore eyes. It’s not all beauty without brains; the library has a huge collec...Read more

  2. Fort Qaitbey

    #2 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Fort Qaitbey

    Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Architecture , Fort

    Address: Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Have a sneak-peek into Egyptian history and architecture beyond the mighty pyramids when you visit the Citadel of Qaitbay. It is a 215th century defensive fortress that is built on the coast of the Me...Read more

  3. Pompey's Pillar And Temple Of Serapeum

    #3 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Pompey's Pillar And Temple Of Serapeum

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Corner of Amoud El Sawary and El Shenity Abou Mandour, Karmouz, Alexandria, 21566

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Rising out of the ruins of the Temple of Serapeum, this 100 feet tall column is an important albeit a bit disappointing Egyptian sight. Even though there is not much to see or do here, this granite co...Read more

  4. El-mursi Abul Abbas Mosque

    #4 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    El-mursi Abul Abbas Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Architecture , Tomb

    Address: Al Berkah, Qesm Al Gomrok, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Spanish scholar and saint Abul Abbas El-Mursi rests peacefully in this serene mosque that invokes the feelings of awe and spirituality at the same time. The mosque is made with attention to detail...Read more

  5. Royal Jewelry Museum

    #5 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Royal Jewelry Museum

    Tags: Architecture , Specialty Museum

    Address: San Stifano, Qesm AR Ramel, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    When you reach the Royal Jewellery museum, the first thing that greets you is this majestic mansion that looks stately and royal in itself. Inside, you almost feel like you are walking through the per...Read more

  6. Grand Trianon

    #6 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Grand Trianon

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Coffee House, Dine In, Restaurant

    Address: Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The most famous location that speaks of Alexandria’s cosmopolitan past is the Grand Trianon (Meadan Saad Zaghlul), an Art Nouveau masterpiece that houses a popular cafe, patisserie and restauran...Read more

  7. Anfushi Tombs

    #7 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Anfushi Tombs

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Statue, Architecture

    Address: Shar'a Ras El Tin, El Anfushi, Alexandria, 21511

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Part of the Pharos island, these tombs date back to early Roman periods. Although built on a smaller scale than the Catacombs, the paintings on these tombs are elaborate and beautiful. There are many ...Read more

  8. Stanley Bridge

    #8 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Stanley Bridge

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Bridge, Architecture

    Address: Stanley Bridge, El-Gaish Rd, Fleming, Qism El-Raml, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Stanley Bridge offers gorgeous views of Alexandria and the sea. A stroll on this bridge during sunset hours will make you fall in love with this enchanted city. The magic of Stanley Bridge can be ...Read more

  9. Graeco Roman Museum

    #9 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Graeco Roman Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Statue

    Address: Al Mesallah Sharq, Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Home to some 40,000 pieces of art and history, this museum will not disappoint connoisseurs of Egyptian culture. Look out for the Apis bull from the Pompley temple and the fantastic mosaics on display...Read more

  10. Mahmoud Said Museum

    #10 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Mahmoud Said Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: 6 Mohamed Pasha Said St.، GANAKLIS, Aleaxandria, Egypt

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A short visit to the Mahmoud Said Museum in Alexandria will transport you to the 40’s and 50’s, the Egyptian 20th century golden era and a time when, after retiring from his judge duties, ...Read more

  11. St Mark's Pro Cathedral

    #11 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    St Mark's Pro Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Maydan Ahmed Orabi, Manshiya, Alexandria, 21517

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    A place of worship as picturesque as the St. Mark’s Cathedral invokes spirituality and cleanses your thoughts of dirt and negativity. The exquisite stained glass in the early morning sun give th...Read more

  12. Attarine Market

    #12 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Attarine Market

    Tags: Market, Street Market, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Al Attarin Sharq, Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt ‎

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A labyrinth of alleyways and lanes lead you to the epicentre of antiques and furniture in Alexandria; the Attarine market. Though most of it’s past glory is lost, the market still remains fascin...Read more

  13. Library Of Alexandria

    #13 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
    Library Of Alexandria

    Tags: Library

    Address: Al Azaritah WA Ash Shatebi, Qesm Bab Sharqi, الإسكندرية 21526, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    On your trip to Alexandria, you should not miss a chance to visit the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the largest collection of information in the Ancient World . This Royal Library of Alexandria is a m...Read more

  14. The Fine Arts Museum

    #14 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Alexandria
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    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: El-Mohandes Ahmed Ismail, Emberouz WA Moharram Beik, Qism Moharram Bek, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Museums of Fine Arts Sector houses a fantastic collection of paintings, sculptures as well as architectural works. There is an extensive collection of works by Egyptian artist and an impressive select...Read more

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