Zouk Mosbeh

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Zouk Mosbeh
City
Map showing the location of Zouk Mikael within Lebanon
Map showing the location of Zouk Mikael within Lebanon
Zouk Mosbeh
Location within Lebanon
Coordinates: 33°57′18.41″N 35°36′52.85″E / 33.9551139°N 35.6146806°E / 33.9551139; 35.6146806Coordinates: 33°57′18.41″N 35°36′52.85″E / 33.9551139°N 35.6146806°E / 33.9551139; 35.6146806
Country  Lebanon
Governorate Mount Lebanon Governorate
District Keserwan District
Highest elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Lowest elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Dialing code +961

Zouk Mosbeh is a town in the Keserwan District of Mount Lebanon. The town is famous for a cave called the King's Cave and is home to the Notre Dame University – Louaize.[1]

The town is home to the Hall of Fame Museum which contains fifty silicone models of famous celebrities, several of which talk and move.[2] It is also home to the Christ the King Convent and the base of the Association for the Protection of the Lebanese Heritage.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul Courbon (June 1989). Atlas of the great caves of the world, p. 131. Cave Books. ISBN 978-0-939748-21-1. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Haddad Zeina, Lebanese Ministry of Tourism Museum Brochure, 2006.

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