Qasr al-Shamaa

Qasr al-Shamaa

This Coptic antiquity is known in Old Cairo by various names, including the Roman fortress at Qasr al-Shamaa, as it is called the Babylon Castle. This place gives you psychological comfort and a great spiritual extension. This place was called Wax Palace because at the beginning of each month people used to light candles on one of its towers on which the sun appears.



Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images


Fortress of Babylon - Egypt images



Fortress of Babylon- church images



City: Cairo
Region: Kom Ghorab, Old Cairo
Place: Fortress of Babylon
Date: 6-8-2022
Location: see on map