Tour to The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (Library of Alexandria) Enjoy to visit Bibliotheca Alexandria
the Alexandria library which presented knowledge for over 600 years until it was burn in the third century,
it has a religious purpose for once it was mainly designed as a temple held many rare manuscripts,
the new library of Alexandria renovation was in 2002 coasted about 200 million $,
designed by a Norwegian architect, this article will discuss the ancient bibliotheca and the new version of the library as they both share the same heritage and knowledge.
The modern library of Alexandria is located in the city center of Alexandria in a picturesque bay, with a beautiful panorama of the south side of the complex of the University of Alexandria.
It is traditionally believed that it was erected on the site of a unique Alexandria library, completely destroyed in antiquity.
Your imagination will be amazed at the amazing architecture of the library building – after all, it personifies the solar disk,
symbolizing the main Egyptian shrine. Its hall is the largest in the world: it seats more than two thousand readers.
The complex includes four museums: the Museum of Antiquity, the Museum of Manuscripts,
the Museum of Sadat (former President of Egypt), as well as the Museum of the History of Sciences.
Very interesting Kulturama – a cinema dedicated to the historical and cultural heritage of Egypt.
The screen here has a semicircular shape and consists of nine huge computer monitors.
All screens are interactive, and by clicking on a certain button designating a particular monument,
the guide tells about the history of Egypt, dating back several thousand years.
Plans for the revival of historical heritage have been hatched for decades, starting in the 1970s. An initiative group of professors and scientists from the University of Alexandria turned to Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and convinced him, as well as UNESCO representatives, of the advisability of building