Abdin Palace

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. It is now one of the official residences and the principal workplace of the President of Egypt, located above Qasr el-Nil Street in eastern , .

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as "Martyr Square", is a major public in , . is situated 1¼ km west of Abdin Palace. 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. is situated 1½ km west of Abdin Palace. Photo: Bs0u10e01, CC BY 3.0.

Al-Azhar Mosque, known simply in Egypt as al-Azhar, is an in . is situated 1½ km east of Abdin Palace. Photo: Maveric149, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Mosque-Madrasa of Sultan Hassan is a monumental and madrasa located in the of , . is situated 1½ km southeast of Abdin Palace. Photo: M mousa 86, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood in downtown . The Egyptian Ministry of Interior is located there.

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

is the name commonly given to the core of medieval , a part of the city remarkably different from the modern Downtown district and the suburbs to the west. Photo: Ahmed Al.Badawy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Abdin Palace

30.0427° or 30° 2' 33.8" north
31.2475° or 31° 14' 50.9" east
Open Location Code
24 metres (79 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 24942979
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: قصر عابدين
  • Armenian: Պալատ Աբդին
  • Chinese: 埃及冬宮
  • Chinese: 蒂恩角宮
  • Dutch: Abdeen Palace
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: قصر عابدين
  • English: Abdeen Palace
  • English: Palais Abidine
  • Esperanto: Palaco Abdeen
  • Finnish: Abadainin palatsi
  • French: Palais d'Abedin
  • French: Palais d'Abedin au Caire
  • French: palais d'Abedin
  • German: Abdeen-Palast
  • German: Abdin-Palast
  • German: Qasr Abdin
  • Hebrew: ארמון עאבדין
  • Indonesian: Istana Abdeen
  • Italian: Palazzo 'Abidin
  • Japanese: アブディーン宮殿
  • Japanese: アブデン宮殿
  • Korean: 압딘 궁전
  • Persian: کاخ عابدین
  • Persian: کاخ‌موزه عابدین
  • Portuguese: Palácio de Abdeen
  • Russian: Дворец Абдин
  • Spanish: Palacio de Abdeen
  • Spanish: Palacio de Abdín
  • Tamil: அப்தீன் அரண்மனை
  • Turkish: Abidin Sarayı
  • Qasr `Abidin
  • Qaşr ‘Ābdīn
  • Qaşr ‘Ābidīn
  • ‘Ābidīn Palace

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