Cairo University

Cairo University, known as the Egyptian University from 1908 to 1940, and King Fuad I University from 1940 to 1952) is 's premier public university.

Landmarks in the Area

Dar al-Ulum, is an educational institution designed to produce students with both an Islamic and modern secondary education. is situated 340 meters southwest of Cairo University.

The Orman Garden is one of the most famous Botanical gardens in Egypt. is situated 740 meters east of Cairo University.

Deutsche Evangelische Oberschule is an exclusive German school in Dokki, , Egypt, in the Cairo metropolitan area. is situated 740 meters northeast of Cairo University.

Ahmed Shawki Museum is a writer's house museum dedicated to the poet and dramatist Ahmed Shawki. is situated 1¼ km southeast of Cairo University. Photo: Essam Sharaf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Old Cairo is a historic area in , , which includes the site of a Roman-era fortress and of Islamic-era settlements pre-dating the Fatimid founding of proper in 969 A.D. is situated 3 km east of Cairo University. Photo: Baldiri, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bab al-Louq is a neighborhood in downtown . The Egyptian Ministry of Interior is located here. is situated 4 km northeast of Cairo University.

Boulaq, is a district of , in . It neighbours , Azbakeya, and the River Nile. is situated 4½ km northeast of Cairo University. Photo: CaiEg, Public domain.

El Daher, or El Zaher, is one of the districts of , . is situated 6 km northeast of Cairo University. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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