Visit the Unique Church in Egypt

Hanging Church

  • Kom Ghorab, Old Cairo, Cairo Governorate 4244001, Egypt

The Hanging Church is one of the most famous Coptic Orthodox churches in Cairo, Egypt. The church is named after its location on a cliff overlooking the Nile River. It is believed to have been built in the 4th century AD, making it one of the oldest churches in Egypt. The Hanging Church has a unique architecture, with two levels of balconies and an upper level that appears to be suspended from the ceiling.