Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir witnesses high turnout from visitors

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 10:53 GMT

Director General of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Sabah Abdel Razek said that there is an increasing demand to visit the hall in which the royal mummies were previously displayed.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism and Antiquities participates in Tourism Recovery Summit held in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 09:09 GMT

The Tourism Recovery Summit recommends formulating a unified mechanism for travel and tourism amid the global pandemic.

Will museums recover from COVID-19 repercussions?

Wed, 19 May 2021 - 07:05 GMT

On May 18 , the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displayed an artifact that highlights the importance of doctors in ancient Egypt.

World celebrates International Museum Day on May 18

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 09:15 GMT

According to the UNESCO website, museums constitute a center for preservation, studies and reflection on heritage and culture. It can no longer remain aloof from the fundamental issues of our time.

Interesting facts about Tutankhamun’s 3rd shrine exhibited in Egypt’s Grand Museum

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 08:42 GMT

The shrine consists of a ceiling decorated with a winged sun disk and eight birds placed underneath the titles of the king.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir ready to receive visitors during Eid al-Fitr holidays

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Director General of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Sabah Abdel Razzaq said that the museum is ready to receive visitors from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day.

Original external gate of Egyptian Museum in Tahrir re-installed

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 12:57 GMT

On May 11, the original external gate of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir has been re-installed.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities launches ‘Our Story’ initiative for school students

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Recently, the Cultural Development and Community Communication Department in the Office of the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities launched an initiative entitled "Our Story", in cooperation with the public and technical education sectors of the Ministry of Education.

Royal Mummies in Egypt’s NMEC to enjoy regular maintenance

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:03 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization inaugurated the Royal Mummies Hall on April 18.

Tutankhamun's 3rd shrine arrives at the Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 03:53 GMT

A month after receiving and placing the fourth shrine of King Tutankhamun in its display case in the hall dedicated to the Golden King’s treasures in the Grand Egyptian Museum, the museum received Tutankhamun’s third shrine.

What artifacts are displayed in the Royal Mummies Hall in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Inside the hall, fifty ancient coffins are displayed. Fifteen of the coffins are displayed for the first time for the public.

On World Heritage Day: Royal Mummies Hall of NMEC officially receives visitors

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 12:54 GMT

The Royal Mummies Hall of Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization opens its door to visitors in line with the celebrations of World Heritage Day, which falls on April 18.

NMEC’s Mummies Hall receives visitors on World Heritage Day

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 03:21 GMT

Fourteen of the Royal Mummies were placed in two display boxes in NMEC's Mummies Hall, in preparation for receiving visitors on World Heritage Day which falls on April 18, 2021.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on preliminary list of World Heritage Sites

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:55 GMT

The World Heritage Committee of the United Nation’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has included the Egyptian Museum in its tentative list of World Heritage sites.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir is able to thrive as new museums emerge: Egypt’s tourism minister

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir has dazzled the world since 1902. Work is now underway to develop it in cooperation with the European Union.

April 3: Mummy of King Ramses III to be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 03:39 GMT

King Ramses III is the last of the great “warrior pharaohs” of the New Kingdom.

April 3: Mummy of King Siptah to be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:44 GMT

King Siptah was appointed to the throne of Egypt as a boy, placed there by a powerful official named Bay.

April 3: Mummy of King Seti II will be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 12:46 GMT

The mummy of King Seti II, the fifth pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, was discovered in 1898 in the Tomb of Amenhotep II (KV 35) in Valley of the Kings, Luxor.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to temporarily close on April 3

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:56 GMT

In light of The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will temporarily close its doors to visitors on April 3, provided that the period of reception of visitors extends on April 2, until 7:00 p.m. instead of 5:00 pm.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization launches official website, online ticketing platform

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:34 GMT

Through the website, visitors can book entry tickets at the comfort of their homes, look at various artifacts and a lot more! The website is a digital window to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.