Grand Museum

Former antiquities minister demands teaching hieroglyphs in schools

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 05:00 GMT

He said this would further link children with their ancient culture and history.

Grand Egyptian Museum expected to attract 5M visitors annually

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 01:06 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet issued an infograph Wednesday indicating that the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will attract more than 5 million visitors annually.

421 artifacts transferred to Grand Egyptian Museum

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 01:48 GMT

The Egyptian Grand Museum in Al-Remaya Square received 421 artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, most notably a statue of King Khafre.

Grand Egyptian museum receives 116 artifacts from Horemheb tomb in Saqqara

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 12:32 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum received 116 artifacts from Saqqara archaeological site to be put on display during its planned partial inauguration.

Transfer operation of King Ramses II statue completed

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 09:15 GMT

The fourth transfer operation of the King Ramses II statue to the atrium of Cairo’s new Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) was completed on Thursday.

70 percent of Grand Museum completed: Antiquities Minister

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 05:43 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Antiquities, Khaled al-Anani, reports that 70 percent of the Grand Museum is complete.

Grand museum receives 33 artifacts

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 03:00 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM), located in the Giza Pyramids' area.