Coptic Museum

Coptic Museum to hold “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders’ symposium in celebration of October 6 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 12:37 GMT

On October 6, Egypt’s Coptic Museum is organizing a symposium titled “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders”, under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

July 6 marks 1049 years since establishment of Cairo: Egypt’s ancient city

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 02:08 GMT

Throughout the years, Cairo's features changed; its ancient streets became crowded, and modern architecture overshadowed the beauty of its Islamic architecture.

Coptic Museum to receive visitors during Eid al-Fitr holidays

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Director of the Coptic Museum Jihan Atef confirmed the museum's readiness to receive visitors during Eid al-Fitr from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In Pics: Spouses of 20 ambassadors to Egypt visit Religious Complex in Old Cairo

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:16 GMT

The spouses of the foreign ambassadors expressed their happiness to participate in this visit, which they considered a wonderful opportunity to get to know more about Egypt and its incredible history.

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.

Artistic paintings in ceiling of Coptic Museum depicting daily life of Egyptians

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The Coptic Museum is one of the most important museums in Egypt. It is located in Masr el-Qadima district, and contains a large collection of important archaeological holdings.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes a training course for employees of the Coptic Museum

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 03:07 GMT

This training workshop came within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities plan to raise the efficiency of workers in the tourism and antiquities sector.

Museums, archaeological sites to reopen gradually as of early July

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:12 GMT

Five museums and eight archaeological sites reopened for visitors in the first stage.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities organises virtual tour in Coptic Museum

Tue, 21 Apr 2020 - 12:39 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organised a virtual tour in the Coptic Museum on April 19.

Ethiopian church delegation visits Coptic Museum

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 - 02:52 GMT

A delegation from the Ethiopian church visited the Coptic Museum in Cairo Tuesday, and were guided in the museum by its director.

Coptic Museum organizes 'Holy Journey' exhibition on June 2

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 12:34 GMT

The Coptic Museum is organizing a temporary exhibition under the title "Holy Journey" on the occasion of the anniversary of the arrival of the Holy Family to Egypt.

Min. of Antiquities denies claims on theft of ancient icon

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 02:07 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities denied claims made by some media outlets about the theft of an ancient icon of Jesus Christ and Virgin Mary at the Coptic Museum.

Intensive attention paid to Holy Family's journey history, minister

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 - 10:09 GMT

Egypt pays intensive attention to the history of the Holy Family's journey as to be announced by the UNESCO a world heritage

Gov't to celebrate Holy Family’s journey to Egypt

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 12:26 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark will celebrate the Holy Family’s journey on June 1 in the Coptic Museum of Old Cairo.

Discover what is inside Cairo Coptic Museum

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 - 12:42 GMT

Explore history and lose time inside the Coptic Museum in Cairo, Egypt.