Egyptian Antiquities

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes trip for academically outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 10:53 GMT

The office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in the city of Arish organized a three-day tourism awareness trip for 25 outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization continues to receive ministers, officials & public figures

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 02:03 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization continues to receive ministers, officials and public figures from Egypt and all over the world.

Egypt’s PM inspects restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor in preparation for grand opening ceremony

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inspected the works of the restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor [Rams Road], as well as the ongoing works in Karnak and Luxor temples.

Egypt’s ‘Kings of the Sun’ exhibition in Prague extended to September 30

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:26 GMT

This is the second time that the duration of the "Kings of the Sun" exhibition has been extended at the request of the Czech side.

74 nationalities can apply for tourist e-visa to Egypt

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:04 GMT

Applying for a tourist e-visa to Egypt has now become a very simple process.

Hurghada Museum designed with latest international standards at a cost of L.E 160 million

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The Hurghada Museum is one of the most prominent projects implemented by the state during the era of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, for the first time, in partnership with the private sector.

Egypt’s Antiquities Committee examines, restores Egyptian artifacts recovered from France

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 11:42 GMT

The Committee of the Ministry of Antiquities is currently examining the 114 distinctive Egyptian artifacts, to clarify which era each piece belongs to.

Acquaint yourself with Egypt’s current travelers’ guideline

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 01:32 GMT

Travelers who received a coronavirus vaccine that is approved by the World Health Organization and the Egyptian Drug Authority are now allowed to enter the country.

Who is King Apries of ancient Egypt?

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 12:48 GMT

King Apries is one of the great kings who ruled Egypt during the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty.

World star Morgan Freeman sheds light on ancient Egypt on official Twitter account

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:16 GMT

World star Morgan Freeman shed light on the ancient Egyptian civilization by posting numerous photos of himself on Twitter along with Egyptologist Salima Ikram while visiting ancient Egyptian sites.

Video: Khaled el-Nabawy showcases recent developments of archaeologist sites in Egypt

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 03:10 GMT

Numerous historic sites have been recently developed and restored in Egypt.

What happens to Tutankhamun’s belongings that remain in Tahrir’s Egyptian Museum?

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 04:36 GMT

These pieces will be transferred successively, as they do not need restoration.

Egypt’s Grand Museum receives artifacts from Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:38 GMT

The artifacts were placed in wooden boxes and include a collection of personal antiquities of King Tutankhamun.

President of Democratic Republic of Congo visits Giza Pyramids, Sphinx on Feb. 3

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 12:33 GMT

On February 3, the Giza Pyramids Area received President of the Democratic Republic of Congo Félix Tshisekedi and his accompanying delegation, on the sidelines of his visit to Egypt.

New York Times launches quiz titled 'How Much Do You Know About Egypt?'

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 04:52 GMT

Under the title "How Much Do You Know About Egypt?", American newspaper The New York Times launched on its website, a quiz presented in an interesting way to ask the world about Egypt.

Egypt repatriates 5,000 manuscripts, pieces of papyrus from USA

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 11:07 GMT

A large group of Egyptian artifacts that were in the possession of the Holy Bible Museum in Washington, USA, arrived at Cairo International Airport on January 27.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina publishes 1st children's story in Arabic about underwater heritage

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 03:02 GMT

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s Academic Research Sector published a children's story entitled "The Adventures of a Sailor and the Star of the Sea".

2020: Year of Egyptian archaeological discoveries

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

During 2020, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced a set of important archaeological discoveries, which were accomplished through the Egyptian mission.

Christie’s to hold auction of Roman, Egyptian Antiquities

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 03:51 GMT

Christie's is preparing for the international auction of many Roman and Egyptian antiquities, set for July 2-16.

Trade of Egyptian antiquities fund terrorist groups: Parliamentarian

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 01:05 GMT

MP Ahmed Samih called for tightening control over ports to stop smuggling Egyptian antiquities.

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