Cairo Citadel, Cairo

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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.

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318746
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Names
Cairo Citadel
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Cairo, Egypt
Coordinates
30.029950° N, 31.259440° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015