Bab al-Louq

Bab al-Louq is a neighborhood in downtown . The Egyptian Ministry of Interior is located there. Bab al-Louq is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
, also known as "Martyr Square", is a major public town square in , . Photo: Faris knight, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the or the Cairo Museum, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. Photo: Bs0u10e01, CC BY 3.0.

which opened in 1908 at 17th of Talaat Harb Street, is one of the most renowned landmarks in . Photo: Nableezy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Abdeen Palace is a historic palace, it was built as one of the official residences for the former ruling monarchy and royal family of Egypt. Photo: Néfermaât, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is the commercial heart of the modern city of . Photo: Maher27777, Public domain.

, is a district of , in . It neighbours , Azbakeya, and the River Nile. Photo: CaiEg, Public domain.

is the capital of and, with a total population of Greater metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both and the . Photo: Mario modesto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bab al-Louq

30.0458° or 30° 2' 45" north
31.2396° or 31° 14' 22.5" east
Open Location Code
34 metres (112 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 768590240
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: باب اللوق
  • Dutch: Bab al-Louq
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: باب اللوق
  • English: Bab al Luq
  • French: Bab El Louk
  • French: Bab al Luq
  • German: Bab al Luq
  • German: Bab el-Louk
  • Irish: Bab al-Louq
  • Bab el Luk
  • Bâb-el-Lûq, Bab al Luq
  • Bāb al Lūq
  • Bāb el Lūq

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