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Have you heard the myths around Heliopolis' Baron Palace? Demonic night activity, the burials and tombs, the underground tunnel that connects it to the Basilique. This October, put those myths to rest as the historic palace is finally reopening its doors to the public after its fair share of legal conflicts, promises and signs of renovations, and 100 million EGP. Renovations began in August of 2017 and are now finally coming to a close, though not everybody's thrilled that the exterior of the historic palace now resembles the home of El Kebeer Awy...

Originally built by Belgian millionaire Edouard Louis Joseph (Baron Empain) in the 19th century, the palace's design was inspired by the Hindu Temple Angkor Wat in Cambodia. That's why you'll sometimes hear it being referred to as the Hindu Palace.

Source: Egyptian Streets