Mary Gerges street

The street where the oldest churches in the world are located is St. George’s Street. You will find yourself in Mary Gerges street when you get out of the metro station directly and then you will start your charming historical journey. Mary Gerges Church is a Coptic Orthodox church in Cairo, Egypt. The church was built in 1878.



Mary Gerges street-old cairo



Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


Mary Gerges street-old cairo


The Church of the Virgin Mary, also known as the Church of Our Lady, is a Coptic Orthodox church in Cairo. It was built in 1847 on the site of a previous church from the 4th century. The most beautiful feature of this street is the life around it. You can enjoy visiting the historical church in a tourist street full of services, restaurants and sellers of tourist souvenirs. You go beyond the rest stops and cafes on the street to take a little rest while you look at the magnificent church building and then continue the visit. And for your information, the visit is free and without tickets or fees. Enjoy the pictures outside the building of the Church of Mary Gerges and enter to see this wonderful building from the inside and visit a place where the ancient Christians lived in Egypt, which embraced the Christian religion for hundreds of years


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City: Cairo
Region: Old Cairo
Place: Mari Gerges street
Date: 8-8-2022
Location: see on map