Midan Tahrir
Cairo • Egypt

From: Cairo Travel Guide

See also: Egyptian Museum of Antiquities Coptic Museum


Midan Tahrir, Cairo, Egypt
Midan Tahrir (Liberation Square) stands in the very centre of Cairo's busy city and has many important buildings such as the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, the American University in Cairo, the Omar Makram Mosque and the Nile Hilton are positioned within close proximity to it.

In the very centre of the square is the statue of Sheikh Omar Makram which stand on a platform overlooking part of the Square with the Omar Makram Mosque positioned behind it. There are several restaurants, cafes and hotels around the square.

Attraction Location Guide
Liberation Square is positioned on the eastern bank of the river just South of the 6th October Bridge.