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Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture’s activities to resume on July 9

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will launch a program to resume the activities of the Supreme Council of Culture during the months of July, August and September, starting from July 9.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities announces working hours for museums, archaeological sites in Upper Egypt

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities decided to reopen five museums and eight archaeological sites as of July 1.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. issues booklet for children about Baron Palace

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The booklet acquaints the children with the great effort exerted by the Egyptian state to restore the historical palace, encouraging them to learn about their country’s history and heritage.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses cooperation in tourism, antiquities with Ukraine, Belarus ambassadors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:52 GMT

During the convention, ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between these two countries and Egypt were discussed, especially in the field of tourism and antiquities.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min.: Royal Carriages Museum to be restored in a month

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:53 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani confirmed that the project of developing the Royal Carriages Museum in Bulaq started in the year 2001, but it came to a halt like many other projects.

Egypt’s culture min. mourns late Ragaa al-Gedawy

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem mourned Ragaa al-Gedawy, who passed away on June 5, at the age of 82.

Did Egypt’s Islamic archaeological sites reopen to receive visitors?

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:21 GMT

In light of Egypt’s Cabinet decisions, the Antiquities Administration Board met to determine the sites and museums that will be reopened.

EPA calls on members to allocate publication to the public library in South Sinai

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The Egyptian Publishers Association, headed by Said Abdo, called on all member publishing houses to provide some publications for a non-profit public library in Saint Catherine, South Sinai.

Egypt's Min. of Culture to resume, regularize work in 16 libraries in 10 governorates

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 01:26 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem announced that work will resume in 16 libraries across 10 governorates on July 5: Giza, Minya, Assiut, Aswan, Tanta, Mahalla, Damanhur, Ismailia, Port Fouad and Mansoura.

Excavations carried out in San el-Hagar prior to constructing wall

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 05:26 GMT

Waad Abul-Ela said the sector is constructing a stone wall at San el-Hagar, as part of the development work in the region.

In Pics: Strict precautionary measures to be implemented at Pyramids Antiquities Region

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:41 GMT

According to Mohieldin, the sterilization process at the area will start daily at 7 a.m. prior to receiving any visitors, temperatures of both staff workers and visitors will be measured and the Ministry of Health and Population will be notified of any in

Egypt’s theaters to resume work during July with 25% of its capacity

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:34 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem revealed the timetable for resuming activity of the ministry's various sectors and resuming cultural, intellectual and artistic activities at all cultural venues during the month of July.

What you might not know about Djedhor’s black basalt statue in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 03:30 GMT

The black-basalt statue of the priest Djedhor is one of the most famous pieces of ancient Egyptian art in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Know the ticket prices, time-frame of visits to Baron Empain Palace

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 03:05 GMT

The historical Baron Empain Palace in Heliopolis is now officially open for visits. The breath-taking palace witnessed a comprehensive restoration process to return to its original state when it was established in the 19th century.

June 30 Revolution positively impacts Archaeological projects in Egypt

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 02:35 GMT

Removing the morbid terrorist group from the political scene allowed the country to continue its path towards success and progress that almost completely stopped following the events of 2011.

Who is Baron Empain, founder of historic Baron Palace in Cairo?

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Belgian millionaire Baron Édouard Louis Joseph Empain came to Egypt from India at the end of the 19th century, a few months after the opening of the Suez Canal.

Egypt’s Min. of Culture’s YouTube channel presents concert in celebration of June 30 revolution

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 02:13 GMT

The celebration will be broadcast on the ministry’s official YouTube channel on June 30 at 9 p.m.

Anani: Grand Egyptian Museum is 90% complete thanks to Engineering Authority's efforts

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 02:10 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani said that the inauguration of the Baron Palace is a touristic event that has an important cultural impact.

Egypt, The gift of the Nile

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 07:29 GMT

The famous Greek historian Herodotus summarized the importance of the river to the Egyptians by saying "Egypt is the gift of the Nile".

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. keen to complete Akhenaten’s Museum in El-Minya

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 04:58 GMT

Once completed, the museum will become an important cultural beacon in the governorates of Upper Egypt.