Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

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.

Mummy of King Seti I will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:30 GMT

One of the most beautiful and best-preserved of the royal sepulchers is the tomb of Seti I in the Valley of the Kings, with wall decorations in vivid colors.

Mummy of King Ramses II will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:15 GMT

King Ramses II signed the first known peace treaty in history with the Hittites and was remembered as a great warrior.

Official page of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, online ticketing platform launches on March 31

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:09 GMT

The page showcases a number of the most important archaeological holdings displayed in the museum that explain different eras

Final touches placed in NMEC in preparation for Pharaoh's Golden Parade on April 3

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 01:22 GMT

22 kings from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will be heading to their permanent residence in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

55,000 year-old skeletal remains to be exhibited in National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 03:51 GMT

The 55,000 year-old skeleton, which is considered the oldest skeleton in Egypt, will be exhibited in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.

Mummy of King Amenhotep II will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 03:56 GMT

King Amenhotep II was remembered as a great sportsman.

Mummy of King Thutmose III will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:53 GMT

Discovered in the Deir el-Bahari Cache (TT 320), west of Luxor in 1881, the mummy of the king will be transferred with the royal mummies in The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the NMEC on April 3, 2021.

Crew of French amphibious helicopter 'Mistral' visits Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara & Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The crew members toured the Giza Pyramids' archeological site, where they visited the Great Pyramids, the Panorama area and the Sphinx area.

Mummy of Queen Hatshepsut will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 03:25 GMT

Hatshepsut’s achievements as a powerful queen and then a ruling pharaoh have made her one of the most famous figures in ancient Egypt history.

Mummy of King Thutmose II will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:04 GMT

This royal mummy will be transported in a magnificent parade, The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, on April 3 from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Mummy of King Thutmose I will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 03:23 GMT

Thutmose I became king after Amenhotep I died without an heir. He came to the throne around the age of 40.

Mummy of Queen Merit Amun will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 01:11 GMT

It will be among the 22 royal mummies transferred in the Pharaohs’ Golden Parade set for April 3, 2021.

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.

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