Statue of ancient Egyptian deity Amun fetches £32K at Christie’s

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 11:27 GMT

The statue spans back to the third Intermediate Period, around 1069-664 BC.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 68 ancient artifacts

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The 68 artifacts include 16 pieces from the treasures of the Golden King Tutankhamun.

Egypt's Modern Theatrical Dance Troupe to present the show ‘Ahmose’ on October 12, 13

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 02:37 GMT

'Ahmose' will be staged on Al-Gomhoria Theater on October 12, 13 at 8 p.m.

May 26 marks 67th anniversary of discovering Khufu’s Solar Ships by Kamal el-Malakh

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 10:04 GMT

The discovery was made inside two roofed pits at the base of the southern Pyramid of Khufu [Cheops].

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives 6 newly discovered artifacts

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 04:48 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim announced the receipt of six important artifacts from the recent archaeological discoveries of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities’ excavations in the Saqqara Cemetery

Acquaint yourself with Tutankhamun’s multi-layered sarcophagi

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Tutankhamun was buried in his famous tomb “Cemetery 62” in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. It was discovered on November 4, 1922 by British archaeologist Howard Carter.

Preparations are underway to officially inaugurate the Cairo International Airport Museum

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 07:55 GMT

Head of the Museums Sector at Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities Moamen Othman visited the Cairo International Airport Museum, to see the progress of work in preparation for its opening.

Video: Renovated Kafr El-Sheikh Museum opens its doors to visitors

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 02:09 GMT

The carefully selected artifacts housed in the Kafr El-Sheikh Musuem sheds light on a group of topics such as the history of the city of Bhutto, one of the ancient Egyptian capitals.

How did ancient civilizations portray envy?

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 02:58 GMT

Human beings have agreed, since ancient times, to fear envy.

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".

Hawass presents evidence that Prophet Idriss is not Osiris

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 04:52 GMT

Hawass said Gomaa is a “man of religion”, and so when he spoke about archaeology, he did not back his claim up by relevant scientific evidence, but rather used information reported by obsessed archaeology fanatics.

In Pics: 1st picture book in history discovered in Egypt

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 03:34 GMT

The discovered book is more than 4,000 years old and may be the oldest version of a book ever present.

Pics: Saqqara discovery never ceases to amaze

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 03:16 GMT

Preliminary studies conducted on the mummified animals indicated that the mummies likely belong to small cubs.

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.

statuette of Osiris uncovered at King Djoser Step Pyramid in Saqqara

Sun, 01 Jul 2018 - 03:59 GMT

Egyptian archaeologists uncovered a statuette of Osiris while performing restoration works on the eastern side of the King Djoser Step Pyramid in Saqqara.

Osiris to host Ahmed Shawky’s workshop

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 05:05 GMT

Osiris will host a workshop by the acclaimed cinema critic Ahmed Shawky scheduled for 6 p.m. on January 24

Renowned cinematographer Ramses Marzouk to conduct workshop in Cairo

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 01:36 GMT

Osiris for Art Production and Training will be hosting a workshop led by the acclaimed Egyptian cinematographer Ramses Marzouk in a workshop on December 13.

Egyptian Soprano Janet Zaki to lead joint performance at Osiris

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 08:41 GMT

Egyptian soprano Janet Zaki will be leading a joint music performance on November 29th at Osiris for Art Production and Training.

Osiris String Orchestra for amateurs recruits new talents

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 04:52 GMT

Osiris String Orchestra call for new participants to join.

Monodrama performance ‘The Farewell Song’ to be carried out in Cairo

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 01:39 GMT

Monodrama show “The Farewell Song” will be staged in Osiris on November 30.