You will see thin bands of steel rods around the church at various heights.
When I cam the first time there were terrible steel girders holding the structure preventing it from slowly expanding as it was suffering in a bad way. We proceeded to save...更多
The location of this church in old Cairo is very important because visiting the church can be done together with a visit of the Coptic (Christian Period) art museum and the visit of old Cairo and many other very old churches (5th-6th century) in addition...更多
It was built in 684 and was rebuilt in 1857. A masterpiece of design and decoration. It features a long half round set of steps leading to the entrance. It was alternating between Copt and Greek ownership, but since the 15th century it has remained...更多