Exterior of Saladin Citadel was an ancient Islamic fortification now in the midst of Cairo itself. The compound is historic site

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Exterior of Saladin Citadel was an ancient Islamic fortification now in the midst of Cairo itself. The compound is historic site
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Built by Salah al-Din (Saladin) Military architecture fortification, fortress, fort, The Citadel was radically reconfigured in the first half of the 19th century is the most visited Islamic monument in Egypt
Location: Cairo, Egypt