Alexandria library

Alexandria library

The Library of Alexandria is a reconstruction of the library of ancient Alexandria, one of the largest libraries of its time, where the library was rebuilt in a location close to the old library.

” The Bibliotheca Alexandrina ” is the fourth largest library of Francophone in the world, and the second-largest library after ” the New York Library “.

Contain a large collection of books estimated at 2 million books.

The library opened in 2002.

Alexandria library

The best activities you can do in the library

Library Museums

The library has 6 museums

 

Which has the treasures of collectibles including the original manuscripts, rare books, maps, ancient coins, personal holdings of celebrities, valuable contributions to the library?

After completing your tour between museums and library sections, you can go to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Planetarium, where you will have a beautiful view overlooking  Alexandria city.

Really !!  is one of the best places in Egypt.

It’s part of our Alexandria day tour  from Cairo, for a full-day tour visiting major sites in Alexandria,

” Citadel of Qaitbay “, ” Catacombs ” and Pompey’s Pillar

 

Opening hours :  

Sunday to Thursday: 10.00 am to 7.00 pm.

Friday: 14:00 to 7.00 pm.

Saturday: 12:00 to 16:00.