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El-Moez Street

The History of El-Moez Street

El-Moez street is an outstanding street that was known in Islamic Cairo as Al Moez Ldin Allah Al Fatimi Street. The street is named after the fourth Caliph of the Fatimid Dynasty and the 14th Ismaili imam who reigned from 953 to 975, Al Moez Ldin Allah Al Fatimi. The national government held some renovations in the structure of the street and to the buildings inside it making the street look like an open museum for tourists. Here is all information you will know about El Muizz street through this article:

El-Moez Street Location

El-Moez street location starts from Bab Al-Futuh in the north to Bab Zuweila in the south. Its northern part extends from Al-Hakim mosque to the spice market in Al-Azhar Street whereas its southern part extends from the Ghuriya complex to the Bab Zuweila.

 

The Rehabilitation Project of El-Moez Street

Al Nasir Muhammad funerary complex - Egypt Tours Portal

A lot of changes have been held in the construction of the original street. El-Moez street has been repaved and the government restored about 34 monuments along the street as an attempt to make it an irresistible tourist site in Islamic Cairo. There has been also a concentration over the lightening of the street at night so that additional light has been added to throw the focus on the buildings of the street.

Among the terrific buildings in the street, there is:
Al-Hakim Bi Amr Allah Mosque: This mosque was named after the great 6th Caliph of the Fatimid dynasty. It consists of a rectangle that contains four walkways, which surround a courtyard. It was built by the Fatimid vizier Gawhar El-Seiqilli. The most interesting thing about this mosque is its two Minarets, the earliest surviving ones in the city and they attract both locals & foreigners.

Historical Buildings of El-Moez Street

Al Azhar Mosque -Egypt Tours Portal

The area around this street and the street itself has many historical buildings. Those buildings are from Amr Ibn El-As era to the different Fatimid, Mamluk, Ayyubid, Ottoman eras and over to & Mohammed Ali’s era. In order to discover the great Egyptian culture, you have to pay a visit to El-Moez Street. While walking along the street, you’ll find terrific historical cafés, shops, carts, and many other interesting Egyptian symbols. The art used in the construction of the street and its buildings reflect the exquisite history of Egypt during different periods of time.

Discover the Best Places of El-Moez Street on the Northern Part:

Place NameConstruction Date Place Image
Mosque of Al Hakim bi Amr Allah1013El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Wikala of Qaytbay1481El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mausoleum of Ahmad Al-Qazid1335El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil-Kuttab of Oda Bashi1673El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Abu Bakr Muzhir1480El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Sulayman Agha al-Silahdar1839El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Bayt al-Suhaymi1648-1796El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil Qitas1630El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Khanqah of Baybar al-Gashankir1310El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of al-Aqmar1125El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Qarasunqur1300El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil-Kuttab of Abdel Rahman Katkhuda1744El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Gamal al-Din Ustadar1407El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Musafirkhana Palace1788El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Qasr Bashtak1339El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Amir Mithqal1363El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Mahmoud Moharram1792El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil of Ismail Pasha1828El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Al-Kamil Ayyub1229El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Barquq1386El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Tatar Al-Higaziya1348El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Qa’a of Al-Muwaqqi1350El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Al-Nasir Muhammad1304El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
The complex of Qalawun1285El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Maq’ad Of Mamay Al-Sayfi1496El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Taghri Bardi1440El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil-Kuttab of Khusraw Pasha1535El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Al-Salih Ayyb1250El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Wikala of Gamal Al-Din Al-Dhahabi1637El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Sayyidna Al-Husseyn1154El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Wikala of Sulayman Agha Al-Silihdar1838El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street

 

Discover The Best Places of El-Moez Street on the Southern Part:

Place NameConstruction Date Place Image
Mosque of Shaykh Ali Al-Mutahhar1744El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Al-Azhar970El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Abu Dahab1774El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Madrasa of Sultan Al-Ghuri1505El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Wikala of Al-Ghuri1505El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil-Kuttab and Wikala of Qaytbay1477El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
House of Zaynab Khatun1713El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
House of Sitt Wasila1664El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Al-Ayni1411El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
House of Gamal Al-Din Al-Dhahabi1634El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Fakahani Mosque1735El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Sabil of Tusun Pasha1820El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Muayyad1420El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Wikala and Sabil of Nafisa Bayda1796El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Takiya of Al-Gulshani1524El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Zawiya of Farag Ibn Barquq1408El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Mosque of Salih Tala’i1160El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street
Qasaba of Radwan Bey1650El-Moez Street Cairo | El-Moez Street History | Best Places in El-Moez Street

 

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