Karnak Temple

Al Khalifa condemns the transfer of the sphinxes from Karnak Temple to Tahrir square

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Chair of the Arab Regional Center for World Heritage, Shaikha Mai bint Mohammad Al Khalifa, has condemned the transfer of the four sphinxes from Luxor’s Karnak Temple will be placed in Tahrir Square.

Four sphinxes to be transferred from Karnak Temple to Tahrir Square

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 05:55 GMT

Head of Karnak Antiquities Mostafa el Sagheer announced that four sphinxes from Luxor’s Karnak Temple will be placed in Tahrir Square.

Sun to illuminate Egypt’s ancient Karnak Temple Dec. 21

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 12:33 GMT

The annual two-hour event will mark the first day of winter, as per the outstanding progressive knowledge of the ancient Egyptian.

Waziri: Karnak Temple unharmed by fire

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 01:30 GMT

Fire broke out in a cafeteria outside the Karnak Temple due to a short circuit; no casualties or damages have been reported.

Karnak Temple is first archaeological site to receive people with special needs: Min.

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 - 01:54 GMT

Mashat said the Karnak Temple in Luxor is the first archaeological site to receive people with special needs.

Restoration of temples resume in Luxor

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:33 GMT

The director of the Karnak Antiquities Region stated that restoration works are resuming in the temples of Karnak and Luxor.

Egypt inaugurates newly-restored Opet Temple in Luxor

Fri, 19 Apr 2019 - 12:49 GMT

Foreign tourists who were dazzled by this great temple praised the Ministry of Tourism’s efforts, saying “You are doing a great job.”

Egypt's Ministers, celebrities celebrate World Heritage Day at Karnak

Fri, 19 Apr 2019 - 09:32 GMT

Anany, Mashaat visit Karnak and inaugurate Opet Temple.

LAFF to kick off on Mar.15 at Karnak temple

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The eighth edition of the Luxor African Film Festival will kick off on March 15 at Karnak temple in Luxor.

Sun sets from Karnak Temple’s western gate on June 21

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 - 02:14 GMT

The sun will set from the western gate of the Karnak Temple on June 21, which marks the rare astronomical phenomenon of summer solstice.

Antiquities min. reviews progress of Avenue of Sphinxes

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 - 07:42 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany visited the Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor on Monday.

Mohamed Mounir passes Capital of Arab Culture's torch at Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 - 06:08 GMT

During his stay, the King held a celebration to pass the torch of the Capital of Arab Culture from Luxor to Morocco.

Why Luxor was chosen to be the capital of arts and culture?

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 09:31 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi approved Luxor becoming the capital of arts and culture.

Amun statue ‘Antique of the Month’ in Alexandria Museum

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 02:12 GMT

Amun statue was chosen to be the “Antique of the Month” in Alexandria Museum.