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{{Use dmy dates|date=September 2017}}(File:Statue of heroic Egyptian soldiers crossing the Suez canal.jpg|thumbnail|Statue of Egyptian soldiers crossing the Suez canal)The 6th of October War Panorama is a museum and memorial to the 1973 October war, located in Heliopolis, Cairoweblink Constructed over an area of 7.5 feddans (around 32,000 square metres), it was inaugurated on 5 October 1989 by former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. It was built as a cylindrical fort-like building molded in Islamic architectural styleWEB,weblink October War Panorama, State Information Service, 15 December 2013, with partial assistance from a group of North Korean architects and is run by the Egyptian National Military Museums Department.

The Panorama

Waiting area

(File:Israeli M60 tank captured by Egypt.jpg|thumbnail|Israeli M60 tank captured by the Egyptian army)File:Cairo - Heliopolis - 1973 October War Panorama.JPG|thumbnail|Egyptian Air ForceEgyptian Air ForceThe visitors are directed to a waiting area until the Panorama is open. The waiting area is an outdoor area with food kiosks and vendors which sell souvenirs.

Outdoors display

(File:Flickr - dlisbona - Mural and cannon at Panorama.jpg|thumbnail|Mural of Egyptian army and cannon at the Panorama)(File:Israeli A-4 Skyhawk Wreckage.jpg|thumbnail|Wreckage of Israeli A-4 Skyhawk)The spacious outdoors display area lies across from the Panorama building. In it are shown military vehicles that were used in the war. These include tanks, aircraft and weaponry that belonged to both Egypt and Israel. The Panorama itself also contains many weapons, models and reliefs showing the course of war.

First hall

The show, a 15-minute documentary on the waweblink starts in the first hall. The film was made in the 1990s. Narration is in 11 languagesweblink

Second hall

(File:The Crossing of Suez.jpg|thumbnail|The Crossing of Suez mural)Visitors sit on a rotating platform to view a 360 degree war film featuring Egyptian soldiers storming the Bar-Lev Line on the Suez Canalweblink which is documented on a huge mural. There are also 3D figures on the wall while a narrator describes the war.

See also

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