Khedive Ismail

Memory of the day: Establishment of a debt fund in Egypt in 1876

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 09:32 GMT

On May 2, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Memory of the day:- Egypt’s independence from Britain declared in 1922

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 01:39 GMT

On March 15, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Memory of the day: Britain forbids slave trade between Africa & America in 1807

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 03:36 GMT

On March 2, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Egypt’s General Authority for Cultural Palaces celebrates birth anniversary of Hafez Ibrahim

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 04:16 GMT

Hafez Ibrahim Fahmy is considered one of the most famous figures of modern Arabic poetry.

Video: Enjoy a tour inside Egypt’s Museum of Islamic Art on the occasion of its 117th establishing anniversary

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 01:28 GMT

The Museum of Islamic Art in Bab al-Khalq, in the heart of Historic Cairo, is the largest Islamic art museum in the world.

"Al Qaseer" cabriolet arrives at the Royal Chariots Museum for restoration, display

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 12:51 GMT

It was previously located in Al-Qaseer Castle in the Red Sea as a warrant for Case No. 1949 of 2008, after it was seized in an attempt to smuggle it out of the country from the port of Safaga.

Know the operating timings of Egypt’s Royal Chariots Museum

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 01:52 GMT

It is one of the rarest museums, as it is the fourth of its kind in the world after the museums of Russia and England and Austria.

Egypt’s Royal Chariots Museum restored bearing individuals with special needs in mind

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The museum includes an impressive collection of collectibles, most notably the royal chariots of various sizes and types, dating back to the period of the rule of Mohammad Ali Pasha’s family in Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities inspects Royal Chariots Museum

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 02:55 GMT

During the meeting, they discussed ways of strengthening cooperation between the two countries in the field of archaeological work, training archaeologists and restorers, in addition to attracting more inbound tourist movement from Denmark to Egypt.

Egyptian Museum in Bulaq, the 1st official authority to protect antiquities

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:51 GMT

The Egyptian Museum’s official page on Twitter has published pictures of a number of ancient Egyptian artifacts that have been on display for more than 160 years in the Antiquities Museum in Bulaq.

In Pics: Watch Egyptian antiquities on display in Bulaq’s Antikhana

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 02:44 GMT

The Egyptian Museum’s account on Twitter published a number of ancient Egyptian artifacts that had been on display for more than 160 years in the Antiquities Museum in Bulaq.

Min.: Celebrations of Khedive Opera confirm Egypt’s cultural leadership

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 12:42 GMT

Egypt is the first country in the Arab region and Africa to ever establish an opera house.

148 years since establishment of Opera Aida

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 02:20 GMT

Opera Aida manuscripts were discovered by French archaeologist Auguste Marietta in the Nile Valley. A manuscript is a 4-page story.

Museum of Royal Vehicles to launch in September

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 - 11:43 GMT

Head of the Projects Sector at the Ministry of Antiquities Waed Abul Ela stated that the development process of the Royal Vehicle Museum is underway.

Grand Continental Hotel: from the debris, a new opportunity emerges

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 05:07 GMT

Once one of the most beautiful buildings in Egypt, the Grand Continental Hotel has seen a significant decline in business since the early 1990s.

Sudan hands over Suakin to Turkey temporarily

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 08:44 GMT

Sudan agreed to hand over Suakin to Turkey to reconstruct the town for an undetermined period of time.

Culture Minister reviews construction on National Archives

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 06:36 GMT

Minister of Culture Dr. Helmy Namnam visited the “House of Books” in Bab El khalk on Tuesday.

Opera Aida back on stage

Mon, 08 May 2017 - 02:31 GMT

Opera Aida will be back at Cairo Opera House in the Main Hall on May 18 and will run for 3 nights, closing on Sunday 21

Islamic Treasures Return

Thu, 04 May 2017 - 11:23 GMT

A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to be invited to the reopening of the Islamic Museum in Cairo.