Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Bibliotheca Alexandrina – Library of Alexandria – major library and cultural center, completed in 2002, in commemoration of the Great Library of Alexandria (the largest in the acient world).
With shelf space for eight million books and the main reading room of 20,000 square metres the library complex, build in a shape of rising sun, includes also six specialized libraries, conference center, four museums, art galleries, a planetarium and a manuscript restoration laboratory.



Bibliotheca Alexandrina / Library of Alexandria
مكتبة الإسكندرية الجديدة
Al Azaritah WA Ash Shatebi, Qism Bab Sharqi, Alexandria Governorate 21526, Egypt

Ξ Bibliotheca Alexandrina webpage

∇ Location: view on Google Maps

⛭ Weather in Alexandria


See also:

Alexandria | Alexandria in black&white | Alexandria: Citadel of Qaitbay | Alexandria: Serapeum and Pompey’s Pillar | Alexandria: El-Mursi Abul-Abbas Mosque | Alexandria flowers


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