Hanging Church Al-Mu'allaqa received this name, because
it was built on top of the south gate of the Fortress
of Babylon. Founded in ther 5th century AD, it is most
famous for it's unique collection of icons.
The Church of St.Sergius is the oldest church in Cairo.
Consisting of a nave and two aisles, it is an example
of an architectural style of the early Christian basilica.
The Holy Family is believed to have stayed during the
flight in a crypt under the church, which can be visited
The Virgin's Tree is where the Virgin Mary rested with
the Child Jesus, when they came to Egypt.
The Cathedral of St. Mark is the largest church in Africa
built in a modern style of architecture in the district
of Abbasia. The remains of St. Mark were moved to this