The Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Collection titleERTU collection
First broadcast date2003
AbstractA visit to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, inaugurated in 2002. The project has been achieved by a committee chaired by Mrs Suzanne Moubarak. The Bibliotheca resumes the vocation of the ancient library of Alexandria as the great library of the Mediterranean world. The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is the result of a project led by the Unesco and Egypt. Its building has a very modern and highly symbolic architecture. The plans were designed by the Egyptian engineer Mamdouh Hamza. In addition to the huge reading room and its columns, the library includes three museums, five research institutes and many exhibition rooms.
- ERTU - Own production
BroadcasterERTU - Channel 1
- Wafiq Mohamed
Primary themeHuman and social sciences
- Tourism and cultural sites / Tourist sites
Credits / Cast
- Wafiq Mohamed - Speaker
Period of events
- Egypt - Lower Egypt - Alexandria
Media running time26m11
Additional informationProgramme sutitled in English
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