Egypt Papyrus Museum, Giza

3.3
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Egypt Papyrus Museum preserves and showcases probably one of the most quintessential of all ancient Egyptian creations. Discover how the cyperus papyrus plant becomes parchment that can be drawn and written on, with a demonstration of the technique performed by an expert artisan. The gift shop represents a real treat for anyone looking for a gift or souvenir. Put Egypt Papyrus Museum into our Giza travel route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Giza.
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  • Very excellent attention from its employees and valuable information related to papyrus production
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  • You go through a brief explanation and demonstration of how the papyri were made, then you can buy the works in the store, it is worthwhile for those who like something unconventional for decoration.
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  • 2 stars deducted for the unbelievable price tags. Make sure that you offer 1/10th of the sticker price.
  • Very expensive. Probably four times more expensive than it should be. Don be fooled by the fact that it is called a museum, the prices listed aren't the price that they want you to pay. They expect you to haggle and give you the hard sell. Personally I would have bought a lot more if the prices are honest upfront. I don't do this haggling rubbish. Give me your best price and I will either buy it or not.
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