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St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church

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Address: Cleopatra Street | Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt
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This place is more than a home such historical yet cosy place if u are in Helioplies this is must see place

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
Zoz L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This place is more than a home such historical yet cosy place if u are in Helioplies this is must see place

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

A wonderful historic place to visit. Beautiful architecture, lovely building. I recently visited the St Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church during a trip to Cairo. Nice!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Great architecture, great care for the smallest details. The ceiling is amazing. Spiritual atmosphere. Blessed place to go

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Not many people know, but the relics of St. mark, the Gospel writer, is here at the eastern side. The drawings on the walls are a great art by famous artists. Stories are interesting, specially when the artist confused the two churches underneath the main cathedral. Also, the relics of St. Athanasius the great hero are present between these two... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

They have the best hot orbannnnn ever every day I bought and I love the spiritual and good looking place a must visit place in egypt

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2012

Celebrating X-mas in Cairo needs a special place and this church is exactly what you need - religious feeling and the sense of unity with hundreds of people makes you feel homy and at the same time traveling on another planet.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2012

worth a visit to see the modern coptic architectural styles and icons

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