El Alamein World War II Military Museum, El Alamein

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Gain insight into the many sides of North Africa's military history at El Alamein World War II Military Museum. Divided into several parts, the museum showcases a number of exhibits that tell the stories of war from the perspectives of different nations involved. You'll see how it was for the Egyptians, the British, the Germans, and others. Pore over enormous marked maps of the battlefields, and step outside to see the collection of weapons and old tanks. Take a break in the coffee shop on site. Put El Alamein World War II Military Museum and other El Alamein attractions into our El Alamein sightseeing planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This is a compelling place to visit. The type and breadth of military hardware is both interesting and amazing. You can see by the size of the country’s representation in the cemetery their...  more »
  • We visited here as part of our tour with Webjet and I am glad we did. It gave us quite a bit of history as well as terrific displays within the museum as well as quite a few vehicle exhibits in the.....  more »
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  • Definitely not worth the long journey from Alexandria or Cairo. I think Egypt realizes it's one of their only historical sites tourists come to see so they recently redid it but the museum can be seen in under an hour if you read every little description (which is poorly translated from Arabic to English). It's a shame to see the coastline over developed and completely demolished too. Soon the cemeteries will be surrounded by Four Seasons and Hilton Hotels.
  • Good place for wwii history. But no german tank and no student ticket
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