Coptic Museum

Local nameالمتحف القبطي
LocationCairo, Egypt

The Coptic Museum is a museum in Coptic Cairo, Egypt with the largest collection of Egyptian Christian artifacts in the world. It was founded by Marcus Simaika in 1908 to house Coptic antiquities. The museum traces the history of Egypt from its beginnings to the present day. It was erected on 8,000 square meter land offered by the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, under the guardianship of Pope Cyril V.

The Coptic museum houses the world's most important examples of Coptic art.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coptic_Museum

Official Website http://www.coptic-cairo.com/museum/museum.html

Address Mari Gerges, Misr El Kadima, Cairo, Egypt

Coordinates 30°0'21.242" N 31°13'48.99" E

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