A Memorandum Regarding The Khan al-Khalili
Type
report
Year
1967
Written to: The Committee Formed To Discuss the Subject of the Demolition of the al-Khan al-Khalili

Date: February 25, 1967

In this memorandum, Fathy discusses the several points for making decisions on the planning of Old Cairo and reinterpreting the original Fatimid city. He also discusses planning in the areas surrounding al-Azhar, al-Mashhad al-Husayni, and the Jami' Mosque and Tomb of Syyedi al-Haluji.
Citation
Fathy, Hassan. A Memorandum Regarding The Khan al-Khalili. 25 Feb. 1967. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
Associated Sites
Authorities
Collections
Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Country
Egypt
Language
Arabic
Building Usages
art center
public/cultural
art gallery
public/cultural
community center
public/cultural
conference center
public/cultural
cultural center
public/cultural
Keywords
markets
suqs
commercial buildings