One of the most important castles on the Mediterranean

One of the most important castles on the Mediterranean

Qaitbay Castle in Alexandria is certainly one of the most important castles on the Mediterranean coast, the sultans and rulers of Egypt took care of it through the entire historical ages. A place for their garrison and took care of preserving it and produced in it sects of infantry, cavalry, artillery and various garrisons to defend it and then defend the gate of Egypt on the northern coast. And over the town of Alexandria in 1798 AD, which resulted in its capture and from there they annexed the rest of Egypt. its walls, renovating its buildings and providing it with coastal cannons, along with building many buildings Tuabi and forts that spread across the northern coast of Egypt.



Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay



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City: Alexandria
Region:As Sayalah Sharq, Qesm Al Gomrok
Place:Citadel of Qaitbay
Date: 8-7-2022
Location: see on map