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Picture of the day: Throne room of Mohammed Ali Tewfik in Manial Palace
Egypt
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A look inside the throne room of Mohammed Ali Tewfik in Manial Palace, Cairo, Egypt (Photo: Hannah Porter)

The palace was built by Prince Mohamed Ali son of Khedive Mohamed Tawfiq to revive Islamic arts and honour them.

The construction of the residence palace began in 1901 AD.

It is located in the Manial district of Rhoda Island on the Nile in central Cairo.

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