Baron Empain Palace

Baron Empain Palace


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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 34)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 34)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 34) The Baron offered the Egyptian government the establishment of an entire neighborhood in eastern Cairo, and chose a name for it, which is Heliopolis, meaning the City ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 33)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 33)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 33) An architectural masterpiece located in the heart of one of the most prestigious areas in Cairo, Heliopolis, specifically in Al-Orouba Street in Salah Salem, it is the ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 32)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 32)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 32) Among the proposals for employing the Baron's palace is to include a museum or a changing exhibition of artifacts, in addition to re-using the roof of the ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 31)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 31)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 31) The restoration and rehabilitation project aims to create a complete vision for the rehabilitation of the Baron Palace, including recommendations for restoration, assessment of the current condition, ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 30)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 30)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 30) Baron Empain Palace is a unique architectural masterpiece, located in the heart of Heliopolis, Cairo. It was built by the Belgian millionaire Baron Edward Empain, who came ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 29)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 29)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 29) The origin of the word is from the Old French “Baron”, which means “warrior” or “free”. Later it merged and became similar to the Old English word ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 28)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 28)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 28) This palace was called the "Baron Palace" in relation to its owner, the Belgian millionaire Baron "Edward Empain", who came to Egypt from India at the end ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 27)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 27)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 27) It was established by (Edouard Louis Joseph Empain) in the period between (1907-1911 AD), a businessman and manufacturer of Belgian origin, who was granted the title (Baron) ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 26)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 26)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 26) The interior space of the palace is relatively small, as it consists of seven rooms spread over two floors. Edward Louis Joseph Empain - Architect/Alexandre Marcel - ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 25)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 25)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 25) Baron Empain resided in the palace from its inauguration in 1911 until he died, and the ownership of the palace passed to his son, "Jean" until his ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 24)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 24)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 24) It was established by (Edouard Louis Joseph Empain) in the period between (1907-1911 AD), a businessman and manufacturer of Belgian origin, who was granted the title (Baron) ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 23)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 23)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 23) One of the reasons for the curse of Baron Amban's palace is the building on strange desert land.. the engineering design.. statues of Indian gods and monsters ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 22)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 22)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 22) He died of cancer in Woluwe, Belgium, on July 22, 1929, and was buried under the Basilica Church in Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt, which was connected to his ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 21)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 21)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 21) The price of a ticket to enter Baron Palace for foreign tourists is 100 pounds, and 50 pounds for foreign students. The price of a ticket to ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 20)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 20)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 20) The palace includes a collection of rare statues and artifacts made with precision from precious metals, including what the Baron brought from India such as statues of ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 19)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 19)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 19) Alabaster, Italian marble, and Belgian crystal glass were used in the construction of the palace, which enables everyone inside the palace to see everyone outside, and its ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 18)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 18)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 18) On the left side of the palace is a large tower that rotates on a mobile base a full cycle every hour to allow those sitting in ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 17)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 17)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 17) The basement (basement) is designated for kitchens, parking spaces, servants' rooms and marble washbasins. It is connected to the dining hall by an elevator made of walnut ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 16)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 16)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 16) The roof of the palace “the panorama” is like a park used in some of the parties held by the Baron, and it was his favorite place ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 15)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 15)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 15) Through the marble staircase decorated with balustrades ornamented with small Indian statues of delicate manufacture, he ascends to the second floor, which consists of a large hall ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 14)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 14)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 14) The interior space of the palace is relatively small, as it consists of seven rooms spread over two floors. The first floor includes a large hall and ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 13)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 13)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 13) The palace is located on an area of 12.5 thousand square meters. Its exterior design was inspired by ancient Hindu temples, and its interior design was inspired ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 12)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 12)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 12) In 1997, some young people took advantage of him illegally to hold a loud party, which ended in a criminal case that occupied the Egyptian public opinion ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 11)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 11)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 11) In addition to its use as a location for photography, the palace appeared several times in a number of artworks, including the movie My Only Love starring ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 10)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 10)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 10) In order for the Baron to attract people to his new suburb, he thought of building a metro and commissioned the Belgian engineer Andre Brachlo, who was ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 9)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 9)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 9) Baron Empain presented to the Egyptian government the idea of establishing a neighborhood in the desert east of Cairo, and chose the name (Heliopolis), meaning “the city ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 8)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 8)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 8) When the Baron decided to establish his own palace in the newly established Egyptian suburb at the time, Heliopolis, he chose the design of the French architect ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 7)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 7)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 7) The man split Egypt, and made his decision to stay in it. And he wrote in his will that he be buried in its land even if ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 6)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 6)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 6) The Baron was not limited to the economic and engineering fields only, but also extended to the fields of travel and travel, so he went with his ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 5)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 5)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 5) Baron Edouard Empain (French: Édouard Louis Joseph Empain, Baron Empain) is an engineer, founder of projects, financier, industrialist, and traveler from wealthy Belgium, born on September 20, ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 4)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 4)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 4) Since the fifties, and with the transfer of ownership of the palace, the palace began to be neglected until the Egyptian government bought it in 2005 for ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 3)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 3)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 3) A design in the style of Indo-European architecture by French architect Alexandre Marcel was on display during an engineering exhibition in Paris. Construction of the palace began ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 2)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 2)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 2) He came to Egypt from India at the end of the nineteenth century, shortly after the opening of the Suez Canal, so he embarked on establishing a ...
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Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 1)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 1)

Baron Empain Palace (photo gallery 1) Baron Empain Palace or (in French: Le Palais Hindou) or (in English: The Hindu Palace) is one of Egypt's ancient palaces with a special architectural style. It ...
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