Egyptian Heritage

Egypt’s SCC launches ‘Playing & Singing on the Semsemeya Instrument’ competition

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The competition is launched in implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals within the plan to promote cultural heritage.

Egypt's Min. of Culture documents church theater performances with Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 04:13 GMT

This comes in implementation of the directives of the Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem to document and preserve the Egyptian theatrical heritage.

National Library & Archives receives valuable possessions of late Sheikh Nofal Abdel Gawad Nofal

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The collection includes the personal papers and academic certificates of Sheikh Nofal granted by King Fouad, as well as other papers that belong to his wife, and a number of documents, folders and notebooks.

Minya Culture Palace presents folk troupe performances

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 03:07 GMT

The Folklore Troupe at the Minya Culture Palace gave an artistic performance, according to a statement issued by the palace Wednesday.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture to hold cultural evening on documenting intangible cultural heritage on Jan. 21

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture’s Storytelling Committee organizes a cultural evening within the activities of the "Tawasul" series.

In Pics: Egypt's currency, a daily hand-to-hand brochure of its landmarks, artifacts

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 03:19 GMT

Each country in the world aim to produce a distinguished currency unique to its heritage and culture, depicting some of its landmarks or anything else the nation may be known for.

Qubbat al-Ghoury Creativity Center hosts concert for National Folklore Troupe on Nov. 15

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 04:16 GMT

The Qubbat al-Ghoury Creativity Center - affiliated to the Cultural Development Fund Sector - will host a concert for the National Folklore Troupe of the Artistic House for Folk and Performing Arts, on November 15 at 7 p.m.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, a multi-purpose entity

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 03:44 GMT

In addition to the artifacts that will be housed in the museum, it offers a number of cultural events and activities that are closely linked with the ancient Egyptian antiquities.

Egypt’s National Organization for Urban Harmony to launch tour project for “Story of a Street”, “Lived Here” initiatives

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 01:13 GMT

Head of the National Organization for Urban Harmony Mohammed Abu Saada, revealed that the organization is currently preparing a "tour" project for the two initiatives, "Story of a Street" and “lived Here”.

Egypt’s Ministry of Culture celebrates Egypt’s symbols of art

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:31 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The National Museum for Theater and Music expresses efforts to preserve Egypt’s identity and comes to consolidate the value of the nation’s loyalty towards its creative sons.

For the 1st time in Egypt: Establishing a central unit to safeguard intangible heritage

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 03:50 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem chaired the organizational meeting of the Supreme Committee for Intangible Cultural Heritage to lay down general frameworks for its work and to implement its national strategy.

Egyptian monuments reside in over 39 museums worldwide

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Hundreds of ancient Egyptian artifacts are displayed in various museums worldwide.

Anani inaugurates project to reduce groundwater in Kom Ombo Temple

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 12:51 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khalid al-Anani inaugurated on March 25 a project to reduce underground water in Kom Ombo Temple.

‘Egyptian Cinematic’ to archive Egyptian cinematic heritage

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 02:52 GMT

The Ministry of culture decided to create the first documented archive of the Egyptian cinema and its heritage since 1896 and name it "Egyptian Cinematic".

Min. of Culture launches "Your Heritage is a responsibility"

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 02:08 GMT

The Minister of Culture and the Head of General Organization of Books and National Documents, announce the launch of a new campaign.

Hewar Foundation hosts ‘Hassaballah the 7th’ play on Saturday

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 - 09:33 GMT

Hassaballah troupe will be performing a play “Hassaballah the 17th” at Hewar Foundation for Peoples Arts and Cultures at “Al Hakiba” theater, on Saturday, January 13.

El Mermah, a photo exhibition reviving heritage

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 07:25 GMT

Six photographers traveled in Upper Egypt for a period of three months to produce beautiful photos and document the heritage of Egypt for a photo exhibition.

Min. of Antiquities visits ‘Egypt’s Heritage’ exhibition

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 12:15 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled Anani visits “Egypt’s Heritage” exhibition for handicrafts at the Egyptian Museum.

Iraqi musician Yousef Abbas to perform at Makan

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 01:48 GMT

Trending Iraqi Oud player Yousef Abbas will perform live at the Egyptian Center for Culture and Arts - Makan on November 21.

El Pianolla to perform in DA House

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Al-Pianolla band will perform a show of storytelling art on Friday in DA House, Dokki, at 7:00 pm.