Excavation training program leads to discovery of Ptolemaic-era cemetery in Sohag

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 11:59 GMT

The training dealt with scientific and practical excavations, archaeological surveys, and drawing archaeological finds and inscriptions in the Akhmim area in Sohag Governorate.

Haya Karima implements 17 projects in Sohag governorate with total coast of LE 253 M

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 02:22 GMT

Up to 17 national projects have been implemented in Sohag governorate as part of Haya Karima Presidential Initiative with a total coast of LE 253 million.

Discovery of several tombs in Al-Hamdiya necropolis east of Sohag

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these tombs have multiple models of about 250 tombs etched at several levels in the mountain.

In Pics: A sneak peek inside Sohag National Museum

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 04:03 GMT

The museum houses more than 945 artifacts from various eras. It is built on an area of approximately 8,500 square meters with a cost of L.E 72 million.

Min. of Antiquities starts restoring Ramses II statue in Akhmim

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 03:33 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities started working on the restoration of Ramses II statue in the area of Akhmim in Sohag governorate