Coptic Museum, Cairo

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This museum houses the world's largest collection of Coptic Christian artwork. Some of the Nag Hammadi manuscripts are here, as well as interesting art that combines pagan and Christian.

Go Historic ID
318747
Short URL
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Names
Coptic Museum
Categories
Materials
Periods
Styles
Affiliations
Heritage Lists
Address
Shara Mari Girgis
Cairo, Egypt
Coordinates
30.005890° N, 31.230623° E
Phone
02/33628766, 02/33639742
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Resources

  1. Illustrated Guide to the Coptic Museum and Churches of Old Cairo
  2. Treasures of Coptic Art in the Coptic Museum and Churches of Old Cairo