Mosques Museums

The National Military Museum


Ibrahim Pasha


in the Citadelle looking toward the Mosques


the hall of military rulers



learning their history


the big men in Egyptian history




modern military adventures


catapult for besieging fortifications


Arab conquest brought Islam to Egypt by the sword


Ottoman Turkish Rule


Egyptian Officer


Pasha as Military Commander


Fall of the Ottoman Empire during World War I


Bombing of Suez by British and French after the nationalization
of the Suez canal to provide funds for the construction
of the high Aswan dam


Soviet tank used by Egypt


Anwar Sedat as military commander


Russian built MIG aircraft


Hosni Nubarak as commander


leading into the future

Mosques Museums

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