Contact / Opening Hours

Here you can find our contact information and opening hours.

Opening hours

General opening hours of the NVIC:

Sunday through Thursday: 9 am - 2 pm
Friday and Saturday: closed  

Regular opening hours of the library:

Sunday: 9 am - 3 pm
Monday: 9 am - 6 pm
Tuesday: 9 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 9 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 9 am - 3 pm
Friday: closed
Saturday: closed

N.B. During the month of Ramadan the library will close at 2 pm on all working days.

Contact information

Address
Nederlands-Vlaams Instituut Cairo NVIC
Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo
1, Dr Mahmoud Azmi Street
P.O. Box 50 - Zamalek 11211 - Cairo
phone: +20 2 27382522 / +20 2 27382520
fax: +20 2 2738 2523

Email:  mailto:info@nvic.leidenuniv.nl
Facebook: NVIC - Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo

For a map and directions: see http://tinyurl.com/NVICmap

Mailing addresses in the Netherlands:

The address for letters is: 
Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken
Ambassade Cairo / Lokatie 303 
T.a.v. NVIC
Postbus 12200
2500 DD Den Haag   

The address for parcels (not private) is:

Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken
Ambassade Cairo / Lokatie 303
T.a.v. NVIC
Prinses Irenestraat 6
2595 BD  Den Haag

Before you send us a parcel, please contact Mw Tilly Mulder

Official Holidays in 2017


January

1 Sunday                     New Year                             العام الجديد
7 Saturday                   Coptic Christmas                  عيد الميلاد المجيد
25 Wednesday              25 January Revolution day    ثورة 25 يناير

April

16 Sunday                    Western & Coptic Easter       عيد القيامة للأقباط و للغربيين
17 Monday                    Sham el Nessim                  شم النسيم
25 Tuesday                   Sinai Liberation day             عيد سيناء
27 Thursday                  King’s Birthday                   عيد ميلاد الملك

May


1 Monday                      Labour day                         عيد العمال 

-- The Institute will be closed from Tuesday, 25 April up until and including Monday, 1 May --

June

*26-27 Mon/Tue             Eid el Fetr                         عيد الفطر

-- The Institute will be closed from Friday, 23 June up until and including Tuesday, 27 June--

July

11 Tuesday                   Flemish Community day           اليوم الفلمنكى 
23 Sunday                    Revolution day (national day)   (ثورة يوليو (اليوم الوطني

September

*2-3-4 Sat/Sun/Mon      Eid el Adha                              عيد الأضحى
*22 Friday                    Islamic New Year                      رأس السنة الهجرية

October

6 Friday                       Victory day                              نصر اكتوبر

December

*1 Friday                     Birthday of the Prophet              المولد النبوى الشريف
25-26 Mon/Tue             Christmas                                 عيد الميلاد

The institute will be closed from Friday, 22 December 2017 up until and including Monday, 1 January 2018.

* Islamic holidays are subject to change
الاعياد الاسلامية عرضة للتغير حسب مواقع الهلال

 
Last Modified: 26-09-2017