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Hydrobiological Institute and Museum

The Fort of Qaitbay is erected on the northern tip of the Eastern Port on the site of the ancient Pharos of Alexandria, the fort design is influenced by both medieval architecture as well as by the lighthouse original layout. The fort also houses the Naval Museum. A short distance southwest from Fort Qaitbay is the Hydrobiological Museum, with rare collection of fish and marine life Aquarium. Located at Al-Anfushi, near Qait Bay Fortress, the museum houses a rare collection of fish and marine life. A short walk from the tram stop after Al-Mursi's mosque, past the fishing port.


Address:
Hydrobiological Institute and Museum
Fort Qaitbay, El Anfoushy-adjacent to Qait Bay, Citadel, Alexandria, Egypt
Tel. +20-3-4807140 / 4807138
Opening Times: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Last Updated on Sunday 16th January 2011