Restoration of Prince Mohamed Ali Palace Museum

Commercial & Mixed-use Buildings

Client: Ministry of Culture.

Engineer: Engineering Unit of Higher Council of Antiquities.

Location:  El Manyal district, Cairo, Egypt.

Project Duration:  2004 – 2007.

Scope of work: 

  • Structural Supporting Works.
  • Fine Restoration Works for paintings, Gypsum, Wood, Marble, Stone, Metal elements, Furniture and collections.
  • Exhibition Design, Storage Systems, Climate Control Systems, Graphics Multimedia Systems, Educational Systems, Internal and External Lighting systems.
  • Electro Mechanical & HVAC Systems

Project Facts: 

  • Constructed during the period from 1901 to 1933; it was one of the most magnificent historical palaces in Cairo.
  • It comprises various buildings, the most important of which: The Reception, Residential area, Palace, Private Palace- which include many of the Prince Mohammed Ali's valuable acquisitions- the Hunting Museum,& the palace garden