King Tutankhamun

'Beyond King Tut' exhibition in Canada highlights the history of Tutankhamun

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 12:35 GMT

The exhibition was developed in partnership with the National Geographic Society and commemorates the centenary of one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time.

Memory of the day: British Egyptologist Howard Carter discovers King Tutankhamun’s sarcophagus in 1924

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 10:38 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 3.

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass promotes Egypt’s latest archaeological discoveries in Cortona, Italy

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 03:18 GMT

Hawass’ visit to Italy comes within the framework of promoting Egyptian tourism and highlighting the precautionary measures taken by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in Egypt.

Tutankhamun's 3rd shrine arrives at the Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 03:53 GMT

A month after receiving and placing the fourth shrine of King Tutankhamun in its display case in the hall dedicated to the Golden King’s treasures in the Grand Egyptian Museum, the museum received Tutankhamun’s third shrine.

Egypt plans 2nd unique parade to transfer king Tutankhamun to Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Enany stated that this procession will be as unique as the Golden Pharaohs’ Parade held on April 3, where 22 royal ancient Egyptian mummies were transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Egypt’s Grand Museum starts implementing display scenario for King Tutankhamun’s possessions

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:09 GMT

All the possessions of the Golden King will be displayed in one place for the first time.

All you need to know about the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1923

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 05:17 GMT

On February 16, 1923, Howard Carter was the first person in more than 3000 years to set foot in the room that contained the ark of Tutankhamun.

Acquaint yourself with Tutankhamun’s multi-layered sarcophagi

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Tutankhamun was buried in his famous tomb “Cemetery 62” in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. It was discovered on November 4, 1922 by British archaeologist Howard Carter.

Anani: Tutankhamun’s mask will be transferred to GEM in a way that befits the most famous artifact in the world

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 01:44 GMT

What will happen at the time of the transfer of King Tutankhamun’s mask? Will there be a procession to transport the mask like the royal mummies?

Will Tutankhamun’s mummy be exhibited in the Grand Egyptian Museum?

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum will house over 50,000 artifacts, including all the possessions of the Golden Pharaoh, King Tutankhamun, which will be fully displayed in one place for the first time.

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.