Saint Sergius Church

Currently Closed
  • Address: Abu Serga Old Cairo, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +21-22274480
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids

St. Sergious Church is regarded as one the oldest churches in the city of Cairo. The church is said to be one of the places where the Holy Family escaped and rested. A mass is held here every first June to commemorate the event. The crypt in which they were said to have resided is 10 meters deep, and can often be flooded when the Nile is high. Its dedicated to the soldier-saints martyred during the 4th century in Syria.

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  • Special facilities offered for person with special needs.

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  • Saint Sergius Church Address: Abu Serga Old Cairo, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Saint Sergius Church Contact Number: +21-22274480
  • Saint Sergius Church Timing: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Saint Sergius Church Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Saint Sergius Church(preferred time): 08:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Saint Sergius Church: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 15.36% of people who visit Cairo include Saint Sergius Church in their plan

  • 37.5% of people start their Saint Sergius Church visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Saint Sergius Church

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

84.09% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Saint Sergius Church

People normally club together The Pharaonic Village and Hanging Church while planning their visit to Saint Sergius Church.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Place is full of history, where Jesus, Mary and Joseph stayed for three months, small church and you're even allowed to take pictures, another plus is there is no charge to go in, majority of places in Cairo have an entrance fee.

  • Magnificent Place One of the best places I have ever seen in my life

  • Great church, a good place to pray and also to just look at.

  • Very old and historical church spiritual i loved it

  • Most of the photos of this place are either of the hanging church or the Church of Saint George. The place is known as the Cavern Church and the Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus. It is believed the Holy Family stayed here for a while during their time in Egypt.

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