House of Siwa Museum
King Fuad Mosque
The King Fuad Mosque is a prominent landmark in the centre of Siwa Town.
Just above the entrance to the Fortress of Shali is the old mosque with its distinctive chimney-shaped minaret.
Fortress of Shali
Central Siwa is dominated by the spectacular organic shapes of the remains of this 13th-century mud-brick fortress. Built from kershef ...
The hippest cafe-restaurant in Siwa sits on a shaded rooftop overlooking the central square. Choose a regular table with chairs or...
Before wi-fi and smartphones, there were places like this – a village hub where people gathered nightly to meet, catch up and swap...
House of Siwa Museum information
This small museum contains an interesting display of traditional clothing, jewellery and crafts typical of the oasis. It’s worth the entry fee just to check out the wedding dresses. It's a block northwest of the King Fuad Mosque.