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Bab Zuweila Bab Zuweila
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Egyptian Tourism Authority

BabWhat does it mean? Zuweila is one of the three remaining city gates of the old Cairo. It was built by Fatimid vizierWhat does it mean?, Badr Al-Gamali in 1092 as part of the city plan.

The gate was renamed Bab El-Metwalli in the 19th century.
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