Alexandria National Museum



The National Museum of Alexandria has grown in importance and is now considered one of the best museums in Egypt. It was inaugurated in 2003, and it is one of the reasons why this city is worth visiting. The National Museum of Alexandria is housed in a restored palace and contains around 1,800 objects that narrate the history of Alexandria through its different eras, including Pharaonic, Roman, Coptic, and Islamic.


The National Museum of Alexandria is located on Horeya Street, and was once the home of Asa'ad Basily, a prominent timber trade tycoon. In the Italian style, he built his villa. And it extends over 3,480 metres of area. In the past century, and particularly in the 1930s and 1940%, the Palace was a popular meeting point for many high-ranking people.

Alexandria National Museum is among the must-see sites which not to be ignored if you want to learn more about the culture and history of this ancient city which dates back to the 4th century B.C. Inside, visit the museum if Alexandria is part of your Egypt travel packages or take a day trip to Alexandria from Cairo to see the collection guides you from the ancient Egyptian epoch at the basement to the Hellenistic early times when Alexandria and Egypt were ruled by the Ptolemaic dynasty started by the famous commander Alexander the Great, and up to the Byzantine and Islamic ages. In addition to the artefacts, statues, and antiques discovered in Alexandria City (including discoveries from underwater excavations in the area), we will find unique imaginary drawings of what ancient Alexandria would have seemed like, That really eases visitors recognize how the city had come to a change.

Discover the Alexandria National Museum and many other monuments in the city that was built by the legendary Macedonian ruler Alexander the Great in 332 B.C by booking the traditional day tour to Alexandria from Cairo to enjoy the best atmosphere in the whole country of Egypt.

You can also explore the Giza Pyramids with a camel ride from Alexandria to learn about Egyptian History.

Enjoy our selection of Alexandria Shore Excursions and Things to do in Alexandria, Egypt If you're planning any tours to Egypt or from our varieties of tours from Cairo. through this list:

From our Cairo Day Tours, you can have an Alexandria Tour from Cairo
Or from our Egypt Travel Packagesyou can mix between Cairo and Alexandria Tour Packages
You do not want to miss any Tours of Alexandria, Egypt from Cairo
And while you have time during Egypt Shore Excursions, we can handle a Cairo Day Tour from Alexandria Port or Alexandria City tour from the port
A Day Tour to Giza Pyramids from Alexandria is among our special Cairo Trips, Where you can find some unique tours like the Tour to Islamic Cairo from Alexandria
But if you really want to cover most of the things to do in Cairo, you can book an Overnight trip to Cairo from Alexandria
Cairo tour from Alexandria return to port said is among the suitable Egypt Shore Excursions so that you don't miss your cruise ship.
Have a blissful Nile cruise lunch in Cairo with this special Pyramids and the Nile from Alexandria
Discover the new Grand Egyptian Museum tour from Alexandria to be among the first to visit this huge Museum and other places through our variety of Egypt trips below:

Put your 2022 Egypt itinerary together with Cairo Top Tours and we will design the best of Egypt holidays for you that includes your family, your friends, or any other group of travellers that you select, or as a solo traveller if you prefer. You can enjoy our Egypt Travel Packages if you are staying for one or two weeks or search our Egypt day tours deals & save more when you book your flight + hotel together. Our Egypt travel packages also include a range of Egypt Nile Cruise and Lake Nasser Cruises to learn more about the history of the Nubian villages and the ancient wonders along the lush banks of the River in Luxor and AswanCairo is the ideal starting point for any Egypt itinerary because it's the most likely place you'll fly into, so try and check a lot of our daily Cairo Day tours or Cairo Stopover Transit that covers Cairo Sightseeing Tours to The Egyptian Museum, Coptic, and Islamic Cairo as well. You can enjoy an amazing Tour to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization or you can combine a Layover tour to NMEC & the Giza Pyramids in one of the best tours in Cairo. Relax and experience all the charm and history Egypt has to offer with the most exclusive service and best hotels like Mena House Hotel through our luxury packages or Visit Egypt Budget Tours to live a unique travel experience and enjoy the unexaggerated prices at least once in your life.