King Tutankhamun

When will the holdings of King Tutankhamun transfer to its permanent location in the Grand Egyptian Museum?

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 02:58 GMT

For the first time, King Tutankhamun’s personal holdings will be displayed in 105 showcases in the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Four artifacts you won’t see except in the Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 03:10 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum is a national project that the whole world is highly anticipating. It is the biggest museum in the world dedicated to one civilization and will house over 50,000 artifacts.

Sneak-peek at Tutankhamun’s childhood toys

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 02:15 GMT

Tutankhamun's toys are diverse, some of which represent life for the Golden King, like the duck toy. This is the most famous toy the king used to play with.

Zahi Hawass inaugurates King Tut’s archaeological model museum in Brazil

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 01:09 GMT

The inauguration was attended by the Mayor of the city and Egyptian Commercial Advisor Mohammed al-Khatib.

614 artifacts transferred from Egyptian Museum to GEM

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 - 11:57 GMT

On Monday, November 5, 614 artifacts were transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square to the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM).

LIVE: Egypt moves King Tutankhamun's last historic chariot to GEM

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 08:44 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities announced during a press conference on Saturday the transporting of the last military wheel of King Tutankhamun to the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) in Giza

4th International Tutankhamun Conference to be inaugurated on May 5

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 12:45 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani will inaugurate on Saturday, May 5, the fourth International Tutankhamun Conference.

California Science Center to display Tut’s artifacts

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 07:22 GMT

California Science Center will display more than 150 artifacts from King Tutankhamun’s tomb in 2018.

60 golden pieces of Tutankhamun at Egyptian Museum for 1st time

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 10:30 GMT

Up to 60 golden pieces of King Tutankhamun's chariot were put on display for the first time at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

Today in history: tomb of king Tutankhamun discovered

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 12:29 GMT

November 4 is King Tutankhamun day, named after the day his tomb was first discovered in 1922 in the Valley of Kings.

Reviewing the design of the Egyptian Museum, completed

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 01:24 GMT

Reviewing the first stage from the final design of the Grand Egyptian Museum façade has been completed with the designer.

Transferring Tutankhamun’s 401 statues to the Grand Museum

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 10:34 GMT

401 statues all bearing the face of king Tutankhamun will be transferred to the Grand Egyptian Museum in the next few days.

Third annual Tutankhamun conference kicks off Saturday

Sat, 06 May 2017 - 04:06 GMT

Ahmed Basha Kamal Hall at the Ministry of Antiquities witnessed a few hours ago the inauguration of the King Tutankhamun International Conference.

3-day Tutankhamun conference kicks off in Cairo Saturday

Thu, 04 May 2017 - 06:00 GMT

third annual conference on King Tutankhamun will be held Saturday-Monday at the Ministry of Antiquities headquarters in Cairo’s Zamalek district.