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Church of the Virgin (Al-Adra)

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Address: Near the Babylon Fort | Coptic Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
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Originally built in the first century AD, this church is considered by many...

Originally built in the first century AD, this church is considered by many Coptic Christians to be one of the oldest churches in Egypt.

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This is one of the oldest churches in Cairo , a must see. The area surrounding is a bit poor. It would be recommended to be accompanied by a local guide and to go as close as... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 November 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

This is one of the oldest churches in Cairo , a must see. The area surrounding is a bit poor. It would be recommended to be accompanied by a local guide and to go as close as possible with your van to the church. Don't miss other monasteries and churches in the neighbourhood.

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