Mohammad Ali dynasty

1805 AD
/
1953 AD

Mohamed Ali period began in (1220-1372 A.H/ 1805-1953 A.D), the regin period of this dynasty lasts for more than 150 years, since, arts and literature were developed and flourished, and Egypt become the greatest kingdom in the east. Then the architectural progress\ renaissance began in Khedive Ismail era,who wanted to change Cairo to Paris of the east, he largely worked on developing the constructional features so he deserves the title "the second founder of modern Egypt" at his reign the seat of government was moved from the Citadel to Abdeen Palace.

Then Khedive Tawfeek and Khedive Abbas Helmi II continued establishing the modern country and doing great projects such as the Suez Canal, building railways and museums, Then Egypt became a kingdom of King Fo'ad, where the Egyptian University was built, and so many scientific associations, and then King Farouk came after, till it was the revolution of July 1952 and the royalty\ monarchy in Egypt was over.                                  

Mohammad Ali dynasty