Britain’s Horniman Museum to return looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 03:58 GMT

Head of the Horniman Museum in London has agreed to return the stolen valuable collection to Nigeria because it is 'morally the appropriate' thing to do.

Egypt announces a discount of 50% on entry tickets for Egyptians, foreigners to archeological sites, museums in Upper Egypt

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 08:53 GMT

Egypt announces a discount of 50% on entry tickets for Egyptians, foreigners to archeological sites, museums in Upper Egypt

International Museum Day 2022: The Power of Museums

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 10:45 GMT

International Museum Day is celebrated annually on May 18.

Will museums recover from COVID-19 repercussions?

Wed, 19 May 2021 - 07:05 GMT

On May 18 , the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displayed an artifact that highlights the importance of doctors in ancient Egypt.

Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities approves continuation of reducing annual visiting permits' prices to museums, archaeological sites

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 01:55 GMT

A number of decisions were taken to develop the services presented to visitors heading to museums and archaeological sites, raise tourism and archaeological awareness among the Egyptian people and stimulate the movement of cultural tourism.

'Preparing Museums to include Persons with Special Needs' seminar to be held on Jan. 26

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 05:49 GMT

The lecture will be prepared and presented by Amal Ezzat, a psychological and educational consultant for people with special needs, and chair of the Board of Trustees of the Hope City Foundation.

Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities approves decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The Board of Directors of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, in its convention headed by Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enany on December 29, approved decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt.

Egypt’s archaeological sites, museums, temples to be closed for sterilization on Mar.23-31

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 12:34 GMT

Secretary General of the supreme council of antiquities Mostafa Waziri announced that all Luxor’s archaeological sites will be closed from March 23 to March 31 to be sterilized to combat coronavirus.

More on Min. of Antiquities’ achievements in 2019

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - 05:29 GMT

ET sheds light on the newly inaugurated museums and archaeological sites in 2019.

Law rewards citizens informing police about antiquities damage

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 - 01:42 GMT

Citizens who inform about any looting, stealing, smuggling or damaging of antiquities will be rewarded according to the Antiquities Protection Law in Egypt.

Photographing for free in all the Egyptian museums starting August 1

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 12:00 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities announced that the visitors of the Egyptian museums and archaeological sites will be allowed to take photos using cell phones for free starting from August 1.

AFCON African guests to visit museums with the same ticket price like Egyptians

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 02:54 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Antiquities announced that our dear African guests who are in Egypt now can visit all the Egyptian museums with the same ticket price like Egyptians till the end of the African Cup of Nations.

Egyptian monuments reside in over 39 museums worldwide

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Hundreds of ancient Egyptian artifacts are displayed in various museums worldwide.

'Rediscovering the Dead' at Egyptian Museum on Jan. 10

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 04:34 GMT

Head of the Museums Department at the Ministry of Antiquities Ilham Saladin will inaugurate a temporary exhibition entitled "Rediscovering the Dead" on Jan 10.

9 Centers Inaugurated by Cultural Palaces Authority

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 02:09 GMT

The renovation works is expected to boost tourism in the area that surrounds it.

Museum entry prices raised by Minister Inas Abdel Dayem

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 01:59 GMT

The increase is only minimal and aims to better benefit and organize museums in Egypt.

Pics: Military museums open for free on Sinai Liberation day

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 02:17 GMT

Egypt’s Armed Forces announced that the entrance to military museums would be for free on Wednesday.

Here is the upcoming fortune of Safaga

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 10:00 GMT

There will be a great development project dedicated to tourism in Safaga, south of Hurghada, according to a statement by the Red Sea governor.

Pics: Walk like a royalty in Abdeen Palace's 5 museums

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 04:36 GMT

This palace differs from other historic palaces by conjoining five folded museums among its rooms.

Weeklong Mawlid in Tanta comes to an end

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 10:00 GMT

About 3 million visitors came to Tanta to visit the mosque and mausoleum of the famous Sufi sheikh “El-Sayed Ahmed El-Badawi” during his “Mawlid”, or celebration of his birth.