Below is an illustrated index of the 3 Coptic sites profiled on Sacred Destinations so far. For photo credits, please see corresponding articles.
Coptic MuseumCairo, EgyptThis museum houses the world's largest collection of Coptic Christian artwork. Some of the Nag Hammadi manuscripts are here, as well as interesting art that combines pagan and Christian.
St. Mercurius ChurchCairo, EgyptThis interesting Coptic church off the beaten track in Old Cairo is dedicated to the "saint of two swords."
St. Paul's MonasteryEastern Desert, EgyptThis ancient monastery marks the burial place of St. Paul of Thebes, a hermit who moved to the desert around 250 AD. The monastery has three churches and many important manuscripts.