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El-Ghuri Wakala

Al Hazar | Muhammad 'Abduh Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
20 2 285 4509
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Al Hazar | Muhammad 'Abduh Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
20 2 285 4509
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Wekalat El Ghory is in the heart of a remarkable touristic place , right next to Al Azhar Mosque. The show included spiritual and folklore music, and tannoora show. U can get ur tickets an hour before the show not earlier, u can stay inside...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Me and my friend went there as a suggestion from our hostel and it became one of the top things we made in El Cairo. We had to go in advance, because it gets crowded and we didn't want to miss it, and it was...More

Thank paskiala
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I visited the performance Sept 23 2017 and enjoyed it very much. We arrived at about 6.45 or 6.50 PM with our Egyptian guide, there was no queue. There is one price for foreigners, one price for Egyptians, no discount for students. The front lines...More

Thank nikica
Reviewed 19 July 2017

it,s really nice place with all kinds of art , you can find all in one place songs or dances or painting or printing

Thank Hossamtanahi
Reviewed 22 June 2017

For an hour and falf you really will enjoy this show the music the songs the dancer the colourful cloths in very old place more than wonderful

Thank Emanafia
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wekalet El Ghouri is an architecturally stunning arts center in El Azhar area in Central Cairo, operating under the Ministry of Culture and the Cultural Development Fund (CDF). Since finalizing restorations to the Wekalet in October 2005, it has become a hot-spot for organizing cultural...More

Thank Aiman_Madany
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Can't say enough good things about this show it exceeded my already high expectations! We were at the door at 6:15 pm and the doors open at 6:30 while show starts at 7:30 but we had to be early to have front seats and oh...More

Thank Malak K
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Our guide recommended we saw this show of traditional tanoura dance. The musicians were excellent and the dancers amazing – watch out for the man with the cymbals. The show takes place in an amazing old building which deserves a visit in its own right....More

Thank Caz C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Whenever you come to Egypt make sure you enjoy this visit and show. Folkloric and artistic indeed. Whenever I had visiting friends I have taken them to this place and none of them regretted it; on the contrary. Highly recommended.

Thank SHA12311
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I used to visit the tanora show at wekalet el ghuri several times and every time it's totally great to see it. I really enjoy so much the show.

Thank Osman A
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13 October 2017|
Response from Aiman_Madany | Reviewed this property |
yes, once you across the entrance gate you'll find an office for the ticket then enter the check gate to inside the theater to have a chair to sit. the ticket costs 30 EP per-person.