Ambassador Nabila Makram Visits the BA

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Ambassador Nabila Makram Abdel Shahid, Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs, visited the BA on Thursday, 22 September 2016. She was welcomed by Dr. Ismail Serageldin, Director of the BA, as well as representatives of the PR and Visits Departments.

The Ambassador met with Dr. Serageldin before taking a tour of the BA premises to become acquainted with its facilities and services. The tour began with the main reading area where she listened to a description of the BA at the Callimachus Triangle. The tour continued on to My Digital World exhibition, the Internet Archive, and the Taha Hussein Library.

Ambassador Nabila Makram also visited the BA museums, including Impressions of Alexandria, the Manuscripts Museum, and the Sadat Museum. The tour also included the Culturama show and was concluded with the Ambassador adding a few words to the BA guestbook.