St. George's Church Cairo, Egypt

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The Church of St. George (Mari Girgis) in Cairo is the primary Greek Orthodox church of Egypt and the only round church in the country. Originally built in the 10th century, it stands atop an old Roman tower and adjoins a monastery.

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318753
Names
St. George's Church
Mari Girgis
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Coordinates
30.006387° N, 31.229952° E

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St. George's Church (Cairo, Egypt)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015