Cairo Tower

The Cairo Tower - commonly known to locals as "Nasser's Pineapple" - is a free-standing concrete tower in , . At 187 m, it has been the tallest structure in Egypt and for about 50 years.

Notable Places in the Area

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the or Museum of Cairo, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. is situated 1 km east of Cairo Tower. Photo: Bs0u10e01, CC BY 3.0.

Mukhtar Museum is a museum in , , housing the sculptures of Mahmoud Mokhtar. is situated 610 meters south of Cairo Tower.

The Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum is a museum in , . is situated 1¼ km south of Cairo Tower. Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sports venue
The is the largest multi-sport facility in . is situated 610 meters north of Cairo Tower.

Localities in the Area

is a district of modern that occupies the southern portion of the main island in the Nile within Cairo itself; in fact, means "island" in Arabic. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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.

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

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