What NOT To Miss on the East Side of Town!


By Tati Hafez


The Child Museum

Children’s Civilization and Creativity Center, best known as the Child Museum is an interactive edutainment facility, gathering all the family members together in a tour through time and place to discover Egypt’s past, present and aspire to the future. The museum is constantly hosting events. This February 5th, it starts with the “5rouga” promising a lot of fun for mums and kids, with a variety of children’s activities, mandala coloring, science madness, and some serious workout experience for the moms out there.

Address: 66 Omar 34 , Abo Bakr EL Seddik Street – Heliopolis

Telephone: 0106 211 9798 – 0111 111 1243

Lou’s Food Corner – Weekly Meal Plans Delivering in Heliopolis

Alia’s Adbelrahman the chef behind Lou’s Food Corner has come up with a Weekly Meal Plan to rescue those looking for a well-balanced, fresh, homemade meal delivered daily. No more excuses for ordering junk food at the office.

Address: City Stars Centre, Omar Ibn El Khattab Street, 1st Floor

Facebook: LousFoodCorner

Email: Email: lousfoodcorner@gmail.com



Place Des Arts – Art Educational Center

Aiming to provide and facilitate artistic, cultural, and educational workshops, Place Des Arts is Maadi’s latest hot spot for arts classes and activities to develop artistic growth and development. The Center is divided into 3 sections, the educational section, a book store and a tasteful coffee shop.

Address: 25 Orabi Street, Maadi

Facebook and Instagram: PlacedesArtsEgypt


New Cairo

Bella Younes – Styling Kids Workshop

Cairo’s uber cool stylist Bella Younes is putting together a kids fashion/styling workshop at the Kids Club, Katameya Heights, targeting the fashionista parents out there. Make sure to follow her inspiring tips at her Instagram: bellissime.bybella

Address: Katameya Heights – Kids Center

Telephone: 0109 980 3991

Facebook and Instagram: BrushSalonEgypt


5th Settlement Community  – Daily updates on New Cairo

New Cairo residents and working community can get daily updates on the neighborhood using #5thSettle hashtag. Check out more information on their newly opened community meeting point.

Instagram: 5thSettlement

Picasso East Art Gallery

Picasso East Art Gallery is hosting one of the largest and most eclectic art collections in Egypt, featuring paintings, drawings, and sculptures, among other work. The gallery maintains a diverse exhibition program with solo exhibitions of famous and contemporary artists, as well as group exhibitions and special projects

Address: Villa 39, El Narges (3) – 5th Settlement  (in front of Lake View Compound)

Telephone:  02 2678 1766 –  0122 000 0035


Weekend Festival – 5th and 6th of February Family Park is hosting a full weekend of serious fun filled days for the whole family

Ticket: EGP 60 (under 6 years old free of charge)

Family Park

Address: 26Km Cairo Suez Road – in front of Rehab 2 Gate

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