The new Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA), an amazing piece of modern architecture that represents the spirit of openness of the original Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The Library was opened in 2002 as a new center of learning and culture. It became now one of Egypt’s major cultural venues and a stage for numerous international performers, and contains a collection of breath-taking museums.
Citadel of Qaitbay is a 15th-century defensive fortress. It is located in the western of Alexandria city (island of pharos) at the end of the eastern harbour, it was built on the old lighthouse location after it was destroyed by the earth wake. Qaitbay citadel is considered one of top attractions in Alexandria city due to its historic value and important position.
The Tropical Royal Garden of Al-Montazah which is 3000 meters wide contains a huge selection of rare trees and plants. Some of these plants are planted more than 75 years ago. The collection in Al-Montazah Tropical Garden includes: Catania, huge boots, Zamia, Carlota, and special types of palms.