Cairo Citadel Cairo, Egypt

Cairo Citadel
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The Citadel was built in the 12th century by Saladin and his successors, using the most advanced construction techniques of the age. For the next 700 years, Egypt was ruled from this hill.

Go Historic ID
248995
Best Known As
Cairo Citadel
Full Name
Cairo Citadel
Also Known As
Citadel
Coordinates
30.029950° N, 31.259440° E  (map)
Address
Cairo, Egypt
Tags
Egypt Africa
Cairo Al-Qāhirah, Egypt
Africa continent
Al-Qāhirah Urban Region, Egypt