Step Pyramid

All you need to know about Southern Tomb of King Djoser in Saqqara

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The tomb was closed for 15 years and was reopened after completing renovation works on September 14.

Southern Tomb of King Djoser opens for visits

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:25 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced opening the southern tomb of King Djoser in Saqqara to visitors.

Saqqara, the land of endless secrets and discoveries

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 02:01 GMT

In October 2020, and in an international press conference attended by more the 50 ambassadors from around the world, the Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities announced the discovery of 59 sealed and colored sarcophagi from the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty.

2020: Year of unprecedented archaeological accomplishments in Egypt

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 12:31 GMT

In 2020, and despite the challenges, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities achieved numerous archaeological accomplishments.

In Pics: Restoration works of Pyramid of Djoser completed

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 - 01:33 GMT

It is scheduled to open in the first week of March 2020, according to sources within the ministry.

Djoser Pyramid restoration 90% complete

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 11:30 GMT

More than 90 percent of the restoration work at Djoser Pyramid, also known as the Step Pyramid, has been completed.