Location in Egypt
|Coordinates: 26°42′N 31°36′E|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EST)|
El Maragha witnessed many historical events; the most prominent one is the battle of Barrod in which the French army was defeated.
- "City profile for strategic urban plan of El Maragha city". unhabitat.org. UN Habitat. Retrieved 11 December 2018.