Saqqara

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.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives 6 newly discovered artifacts

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 04:48 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim announced the receipt of six important artifacts from the recent archaeological discoveries of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities’ excavations in the Saqqara Cemetery

Hawass invites Manea bin Rashid Al-Maktoum to visit his recent archaeological discoveries

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 03:01 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass invited Sheikh Manea bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the pioneer of the first cultural renaissance in Dubai and the son of the ruler of Dubai from 1886 to 1894, Sheikh Rashid bin Maktoum, to visit the archaeological discoveries in Saqqara.

Czech bloggers visit Giza Pyramids, Saqqara Archaeological Area

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 04:03 GMT

In their first tour for the most significant touristic and archaeological destinations in Egypt, the Czech bloggers visited the Giza pyramids and the Saqqara area.

Famed British model Naomi Campbell amazed by ancient Egyptian civilization

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The British model heard Hawass speak about his new archaeological discovery of tombs and a temple near the Pyramid of King Teti in the ancient Saqqara area.

Foreign website sheds light on Saqqara discoveries

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Ancient Origins sheds light on archaeologists excavating Egypt's famous Saqqara region

One Question, many answers: Why did Ancient Egyptians build the Great Pyramids?

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 02:56 GMT

About 150 years after the establishment of Egyptology, it seems that there is no agreement among scholars on the importance of establishing the Great Pyramids of Giza; however, several hypotheses have been proposed.

Antiquities without knowledge is a disabled national treasure, Doria Sharaf El-Din

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 02:46 GMT

Head of the Culture, Media and Antiquities Committee in the House of Representatives Doria Sharaf El-Din, said that the new Parliament includes great diversity and broad representation of Egyptian women in all disciplines .

Coffins, mummies found in new discovery at Saqqara dating back to the New Kingdom

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 01:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery in Saqqara antiquities area. The discovery was made by the Egyptian archaeological mission working next to the pyramid of King Teti I.

1st archeological discovery in 2021 to be announced from Egypt's Saqqara soon

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Stay tuned for the announcement of a new archeological discovery in Saqqara, the land of mystery, ancient splendor and secrets.

In 2021, Saqqara will continue to reveal its secrets, amaze the world

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:38 GMT

From Saqqara, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities will announce the first discoveries of 2021.

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.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced early 2021

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 12:40 GMT

In 2021, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery.

Enani reviews Egypt’s archaeological accomplishments in 2020 to France 24

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Enani said that among the most prominent recent discoveries was the unearthing of more than 100 coffins sealed more than 2000 years ago, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives huge statue of King Merneptah, Hathor

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

This statue is one of the largest statues of King Merneptah that was ever found, with a height of about 2.60 meters, a width of one meter, a depth of 0.75 meters, and a weight of more than four tons.

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displays 15 sarcophagi for the 1st time

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

Archaeologist Sabah Abdel Razek, director general of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, said that there is a remarkable turnout of visitors, to see the new museum display scenario.

Egypt announces huge discovery of 100 human sealed coffins,40 impressive statues

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 11:45 GMT

Egypt announces huge discovery of 100 human sealed coffins,40 impressive statues.

Egypt to announce discovery of 100 more coffins in Saqqara

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 04:09 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is currently preparing to announce the largest archaeological discovery in the Saqqara antiquities area in a press conference set to take place in the next few days.

Numerous artifacts transferred to the NMEC prior to imminent opening

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:53 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received a variety of important archaeological collections that were recently discovered during the excavations carried out by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in the city of Memphis and its cemeteries in Saqqara.

Egypt’s Prime Minister inspects Saqqara archaeological site

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister inspects Saqqara archaeological site.

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