Restoration, Development & Repair of the National Theatre

Commercial, Public & Institutional Buildings

Client: Ministry of Culture, Theatre Artistic House

Consultant: Ministry of Culture - Engineering Dept.

Location: El Attaba District, Cairo, Egypt

Project duration: 2008 –  2015

Scope of work:  

Repair and development for the National Theatre that was burnt down by a devastative fire in 2008. Repairing works included:

  • Archaeological building
  • Theatre building
  • Actors building
  • Storage building
  • Administrative building
  • General location works (landscaping, corridors, external fences and gates)

Project facts

  • One of the most important cultural buildings in Egypt, built in by Khedive Ismail in 1869, and considered as one of the masterpieces of the world