Kar Qaroun In El Fayoum

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Qasr Qaroun means the palace of Qaroun, it is located near Qaroun village
  in El Fayoum oasi, Qaroun village was known in Ancient times as Dionysias city,
which was established 300 BC during the Tolemaic period.
Most buildings of that ancient city are covered now by the western desert sand, remains only some ruins of Roman baths, some houses, villas or temples, the best example to  visit in Qaroun village is the temple which carry the same name of the village, it was called Qasr which means palace because the farmers were thinking that it it was a palace of a rich man who lived in the pharaohs times.

Kar Qaroun In El Fayoum