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Liberation Square (Midan El-Tahreer)

In Front of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt
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In Front of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A famous focal point for the city (and its recent uprisings/ revolutions). Today it's peaceful and laid out to roads and gardens. Nearby is a large police building which looks over the square, and you don't have to look too hard to spot the ongoing...More

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This square is the heart of Cairo city from this place you can see diversity of Egyptian people also in the square many building you will like special Tahrer complex

Thank Haythm M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is simply a square, Traffic very dangerous and fast. Traffic Lights. Very noisy and busy area, Egyptian Museum Near By.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tahrir Square is a big big square located in the heart of Downtown Cairo. It's crowded, it's hard to cross the street but it's in front of Egyptian Museum so there is no way to avoid it!. Take your time and walk! It worths every...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Nothing fancy just a square even though its the largest in Cairo, you are most likely to find yourself passing by to get to lots of places like the Egyptian museum, or the downtown area. For a more local experience you can walk around and...More

Thank Princess_Huda
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Tahreer is the place where modern Egyptian history has taken place. It is worth seeing ... if not too crowded or jammed by cars during daylight. Better come in the evening.

Thank JohnPaul2010
Reviewed 7 May 2017

As many of us are keenly aware, Tahrir Square is where the 2011 revolution broke out and led to a new political landscape in Egypt. Just next to the Nile, it is located, very accessible by all means of transportation including the Metro. Huge space,...More

Thank sanjukta s
Reviewed 19 April 2017

For a reason, I just like going to the square yk? on a sunny day or in the night It's beautiful busy , noisy but beautiful !

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This vast open space, very close to the Egyptian Antiquities museum, was the site of huge demonstrations during the political upheavals of 2011 through 2013.

Thank usmanibari
Reviewed 13 April 2017

just spend a moment to reflect on what happened here and take it all in. If you have a chance to talk to locals you will get mixed answers; just listen. Don't add your opinion. The square happens to be right where the Egyptian Museum...More

Thank Marion W
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