Amenhotep III

Thebes’ antiquities considered Egypt's most important discoveries of last century

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 12:17 GMT

The banks of the Nile in Luxor are filled with so many ruins of Egypt's illustrious past.

Amenhotep III achieved unprecedented equality with his wife Tiye, recent study

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Amenhotep III was dubbed “The Magnificent” in the fourteenth century BC.

3 priceless Egyptian antiques sold at Sotheby’s

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 12:19 GMT

Sotheby's in London launched an auction for the sale of Egyptian and Roman antiquities, under the title "Sculptures from 4,000 years ago."

Count-down for spectacular “Luxor – The Sphinx Avenue” grand ceremony begins

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 04:29 GMT

The spectacular event took months of vigorous preparations, and will no doubt captivate the entire world, as it will highlight the beauty and luster of Egypt’s Luxor; The City of the Sun.

“The Sphinx Avenue” grand ceremony aims to convert Luxor into an open museum

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:21 GMT

The giant project of restoring Al-Kebbash Road {Rams Road} will turn Luxor into an open museum, since the road connects the Karnak Temples in the north with Luxor Temple in the south.

Expert reveals secrets of Luxor’s Rams Road, Opet Festival

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 03:41 GMT

The construction of this road began in the rule of King Amenhotep III of the 18th Dynasty.

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass promotes Egypt’s latest archaeological discoveries in Cortona, Italy

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 03:18 GMT

Hawass’ visit to Italy comes within the framework of promoting Egyptian tourism and highlighting the precautionary measures taken by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in Egypt.

Zahi Hawass gives lecture on Egypt’s recent archaeological discoveries in Los Angeles, USA

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Hawass said that this event is a strong promotional means for culture and tourism in Egypt.

Luxor's ‘Lost Golden City’: An accomplishment of the Egyptian expedition in April 2021

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 11:31 GMT

The city spans back to the reign of the greatest king of Egypt, King Amenhotep III, who ruled Egypt from 1391 BC.

Secrets of Luxor’s ‘Lost Golden City’ continue to dazzle the world

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:04 GMT

The city is dubbed the “Rising of Aten” and was discovered by the renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, head of the Egyptian mission in the west of Luxor Governorate.

Incest marriage among ancient Egyptians between reality & myth

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Bassam al-Shamaa, a researcher in Egyptology, confirmed that the common people of ancient Egypt did not know "incestuous marriages", indicating that this was not a common practice during these ages.

3000-year-old tools of ancient Egyptian artist: pigments still intact

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The ancient Egyptian civilization led the fields of art, architecture and engineering in the world.

How many artifacts are housed in the Luxor Museum?

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 02:00 GMT

Currently, the Luxor Museum is celebrating the 45th anniversary of its establishment.

Huge statue of Horus discovered

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 12:57 GMT

The Egyptian-German archaeological mission headed by Horig Sorouzian discovered a huge statue of the God Horus.

New excavation works led by Zahi Hawas take place in Luxor

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 01:55 GMT

The Egyptian archaeologist mission led by prominent historian and archaeologist Zahi Hawas began excavation works in the Valley of Monkeys of Valley of the Kings.

Discovery of a part of Amenhotep III statue

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 - 01:38 GMT

A part of a statue for Amenhotep III was found underneath a parking lot located in Sohag Governorate.