The Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is one of the most popular attractions in Alexandria, with more than 1.5 million visitors each year. A cultural centre as well as a library, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is packed with things to see and do - you will find four museums, 15 permanent exhibitions, four art galleries and a planetarium there, as well as millions of books and manuscripts.
Situated on the bustling Corniche, and just a ten minute drive from the high quality Radisson Blu Alexandria hotel in Egypt, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is the ideal destination for a fascinating day out.
Immerse yourself in Egyptian culture at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Stay at the stunning Radisson Blu Hotel, Alexandria and enjoy everything the Bibliotheca Alexandrina has to offer. At the Bibliotheca, guests are welcome to:
- Browse the shelves of the main library to find books and periodicals in Arabic, English and French
- Explore the History of Science Museum to discover how Egyptian scholars from the time of the Pharaohs to the Middle Ages contributed to developments in the field
- Enjoy a trip through time and space thanks to cutting-edge technology in the Planetarium at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
- You can also learn more about Egypt's heritage at the amazing Culturama, the first interactive panoramic display to use nine projectors and see works by leading Egyptian artists at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina's permanent and temporary art exhibitions.
Learn more about Egyptian culture at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina and then unwind in the Jacuzzi when you stay at our hotel. The chic 5 star Radisson Blu Hotel, Alexandria is ideally located near the historic Bibliotheca in Alexandria and you can relax in style in a beautifully appointed spacious guest room.