Grand Egyptian Museum

In Pics: GEM receives seven heavy artifacts from Egyptian Museum

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 03:25 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) received seven artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in Cairo’s Tahrir Square amid tightened security measures .

June 30 Revolution positively impacts Archaeological projects in Egypt

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 02:35 GMT

Removing the morbid terrorist group from the political scene allowed the country to continue its path towards success and progress that almost completely stopped following the events of 2011.

Anani: Grand Egyptian Museum is 90% complete thanks to Engineering Authority's efforts

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 02:10 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani said that the inauguration of the Baron Palace is a touristic event that has an important cultural impact.

President Sisi inaugurates Sphinx, New Administrative Capital airports

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.

In pics: Egypt’s GEM to house the 1st hanging obelisk in the world

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 01:20 GMT

The cherry on top that Grand Egyptian Museum will contain the first ever hanging obelisk on show at the entrance of the museum.

In Pics: All you need to know about wood restoration works in GEM

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 03:31 GMT

The wood restoration lab in the museum currently contains a unique collection of King Tutankhamun's holdings.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 1006 pieces of Khufu’s second ship

Wed, 27 May 2020 - 12:29 GMT

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is working on completing archaeological projects, while taking all the necessary precautions to battle the virus.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 346 artefacts including 10 statues of King Senusret I

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 02:17 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum received a collection of 346 artefacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square, the most important of which are the ten statues of King Senusret I.

All you need to know about Egyptian Museums in Int. Museum Day

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 04:21 GMT

Archeologists celebrate the International Museum Day every year on May 18.

The Grand Egyptian Museum receives 42 pieces of Khufu's second ship

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 04:58 GMT

The GEM received 42 wooden pieces from the second Khufu ship, after extracting it from its pit near the pyramid of Khufu at the ancient pyramids of Giza.

World awaits opening of Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 03:14 GMT

Under the title "You will not have to wait to see King Tut in the Grand Egyptian Museum", the American magazine Forbes shed light on the virtual tours organized by Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Enjoy guided video tours for the Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 11:29 GMT

This Tour is made by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities in cooperation with the Ministry of State for Information.

In Pics: Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities minister visits GEM to follow up on its latest developments

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 07:22 GMT

Anani visited the museum to follow up on the latest developments in the project and its work plan during the current period, in light of the preventive measures taken by the state to fight the novel coronavirus.

Government relocation to New Capital, Grand Egyptian Museum opening pushed to 2021

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The inauguration of national mega projects in Egypt was postponed to 2021.

GEM imposes daily strict safety measures on workers

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Moftah affirmed that any violation in this regard will not be tolerated, as the health of workers at the museum comes first.

36 heavy artifacts placed at GEM’s Great Staircase

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 02:07 GMT

Some 87 statues of ancient Egyptian kings will be exhibited at the Great Staircase.

Sharm El-Sheikh museum receives 300 artifacts

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 03:06 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities continues to transfer artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, scheduled to officially open on April 25.

Despite bad weather, work resumes in GEM

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 12:16 GMT

Zidan also noted that work inside the Grand Egyptian Museum started from 8 a.m. to midnight, under the constant supervision and follow-up of the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani

22 heavy artifacts placed on GEM’s grand staircase

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 - 09:45 GMT

Ministry of Antiquities and Tourism placed 22 heavy artefacts on the grand staircase of the Grand Egyptian Museum.

1k GEM employees trained to combat fires, hazardous situations

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 02:12 GMT

The general Supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum and the surrounding area confirmed that everything within the museum is perfectly planned.