The place is very attractive , the church have the tools of the Romans that they ised to tortured saint george , also a cemeteries , the place is too close from the metro station: marigergis station
About Coptic Church of St. George (Mari Girgis)
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A must visit if you are in Old Cairo. Beautiful architecture and the sense of history is everywhere in this absolutely beautiful church. Very interesting Church dedicated to the famous saint. One section features all the benefactors who came to prayer and ask for support...More
I walked in from the downtown area of Ciaro,its hike sure but worth it,you follow the Nile,jump a road or two,try google maps,then you pass the oldest Islamic site then your there,along the way people greet you with genuine affection,once inside its a delight.
One of the most interesting Coptic Churches to visit and you will vit a holy sites where Jesus Christ together with Holy Family stayed during their visit to Egypt, visit to Mari Girges Church is comparable to visit to Juraseluim.
one of the gem in old cairo. u can see it once seeing the coptic cairo.it gets closed at 4 pm, so reach there before 4 pm. eacy to reach as there is a tram station just beside it.
This is not a crucial stop on a Cairo visit. If you divide your priorities into must, should and could, this is a could. It's architecture is arresting, but this is not a must see.
My visit to this church was part of my tour to Coptic Cairo with a private guide. This Greek Orthodox church was the largest of the churches that I had visited in Coptic Cairo. It’s an impressive building with a beautiful interior. I enjoyed my...More