Abu Mena World Heritage Site

Official name
Abu Mena | UNESCO
Country
Egypt
Continent
Africa
Location
Mariut desert, District of Burg al-Arab, Gouvernate of Al Iskandariyah (Alexandria)
30.8358° Lat, 29.6666° Lon
Code
90
Time Zone
Africa/Cairo, EET +0200
Current Time
Category
Cultural
Description
Inscribed 1979. The church, baptistry, basilicas, public buildings, streets, monasteries, houses and workshops in this early Christian holy city were built over the tomb of the martyr Menas of Alexandria, who died in A.D. 296.