Cairo Opera House (دار الأوبرا المصرية)24
Why locals love it
well, they like it if they are interested in hearing some classical music, watching classical dance or modern even sometimes.... also the opera hosts a lot of film festivals, specially, cairo international film festival which happens annually... they also offer different kinds of fine art exhibitions.
Why you should visit it
it's a good place to know in egypt if you're interested in the artistic scene in egypt and would like to know more about it... although it's a governmental place, but it still offers a lot of events that can touch the spirit of the streets in egypt.
cairo international film festival is a must