Baron Empain

Heliopolis: Cairo’s mystical neighborhood

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 01:52 GMT

Heliopolis means the “City of the Sun” in ancient Greek.

All you need to know about Sultan Hussein Kamel Palace in Heliopolis

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 01:48 GMT

Sultan Hussein Kamel took power in a dangerous period in the history of Egypt between 1914 and 1917, when Britain had imposed martial law on Egypt during the First World War.

What do you know about Basilica of the Holy Virgin?

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 04:08 GMT

Controversy arose on social media platforms over the construction of the Heliopolis Bridge, claiming that the bridge would affect the historic Basilica of the Holy Virgin in which Baron Empain was buried in Heliopolis.

In Pics: Anani embarks on inspection tour to historical landmarks

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 12:27 GMT

The tour was made by the minister to follow up on the removal of the rainwater that had accumulated in some places due to the bad weather.

Anani: Baron Palace will be fully renovated in Dec.

Tue, 26 Nov 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Anani pointed out that the palace will contain an exhibition that depicts the history of Heliopolis since it was the Egyptian capital until today.

Egypt, Belgium sign LE16M agreement to renovate Baron Palace

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt and Belgium signed an agreement worth LE 16 million to restore and re-employ the Baron Empain Palace as part of the Belgian debt swap.

Baron Place considered for Fencing World Cup

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 07:38 GMT

The president of the Egyptian Fencing Federation discusses the possibility of hosting the upcoming Fencing World Cup in the Baron Empain Palace.