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El Kobba El Samaweya

Port Said St. El Shatby, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Awesome Planetarium.

It is great to have such awesome Planetarium which reminds me of seeing a similar one in Washington... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Mghazi
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Alexandria, Egypt
Nice

Building is beautiful. It was nice to watch, however the film was a cartoon one, around 20 minutes... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
doris m
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Port Said St. El Shatby, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

It is great to have such awesome Planetarium which reminds me of seeing a similar one in Washington D.C in 1992.

Thank Mghazi
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Building is beautiful. It was nice to watch, however the film was a cartoon one, around 20 minutes, talking about the eyes and the light. I believe it would have been much better if the movie was something about nature or space like those on...More

Thank doris m
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Wish we could have gone to a show here, but opted just to look. Looks very out of place, but when you hear what it is, it makes it special.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Great place located in the heart of the beautiful city of Alexandria. I been in planetarium in other places in the world and I can confidently say, Alexandria on e is very good. It was an excellent chance to visit the Bibliotheca Alexandria in the...More

Thank Mamdouh M
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

During our visit to the Bibliotheca Alexandria, we went to see a show in the planetarium. The show itself was average, however it showed the capability of such a place. I recommend you get the schedule of the shows as soon as you are in...More

Thank Ahmad M
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great to watch educational movies with luxury technology. It have a schedules for various movies. It`s front of the Cornish and Bibliotheca Alexandrina outside yard.

Thank emad k
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A very interesting multi functional building that really stands out on the seafront of Alexandria. Really needs a two hour visit.

Thank Philip C
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the place and it was amazing. What you really need before visiting the place is checking the schedule of shows on the Internet. This will save you a lot of hassle.

Thank ahammadeng
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

you may be surprised to discover this in Alexandria, turning it into an attraction very popular among youngsters

Thank 1963consultant
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Children over 4 years only are allowed to enter but actually it worth visiting.we loved the educational movie about planet pluto and my daughters enjoyed the place

Thank Mariam E
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