Egyptian Artifacts

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities completes equipping Cairo Airport’s Terminal 2, Terminal 3 museums

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The airport museums aim to promote cultural tourism in Egypt and attract and encourage tourists, especially transit passengers, to visit archaeological and historical sites and museums.

Working hours of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Ramadan revealed

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:31 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim revealed the official operating hours for the museum during the holy month of Ramadan.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir is able to thrive as new museums emerge: Egypt’s tourism minister

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir has dazzled the world since 1902. Work is now underway to develop it in cooperation with the European Union.

Egypt successfully repatriates smuggled artifact of goddess Bastet from Canada

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 12:45 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziry participated in the ceremony of receiving the piece through a virtual speech he gave from Luxor, in which he talked about the artifact and its historical background.

‘Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism’, slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 02:54 GMT

"Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism" is the slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day, which was chosen by the Arab Tourism Organization. The Arab Tourism Day is celebrated annually on February 25.

In Pics: All you need to know about ‘Artifacts of the Month’ in Egypt’s various museums

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 06:08 GMT

Those artifacts were chosen through a public poll on Facebook to choose the "piece of the month" in Egypt’s various museums.

Did a Russian mission find ships dating back to the Ptolemaic era in Alexandria?

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:16 GMT

Director of the center, Sergei Ivanov, indicated that the importance of the archaeological discovery comes from the history and position of Alexandria.

Egypt's 'Kings of the Sun' exhibition in Prague extended to June 30

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 03:09 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziry signed an agreement to extend the exhibition "Kings of the Sun", which is currently held at the National Museum in the Czech capital Prague, to June 30, 2021.

Project of restoring wooden panels launches at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 04:35 GMT

Under the title “Towards New Horizons of assessing, restoring and re-displaying the museum's artifacts,” the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir launched a project to restore the wooden panels of the terrace of Hesy-Ra, displayed in Hallway No. 47.

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.

Five ways Africa’s antiquities end up in Europe

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Africa has suffered greatly from Western colonialism. During this period, colonialism stole the past of these nations and their future.

Egyptian artifacts under attack in Berlin

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Berlin Museums Police announced that one or more attackers had sprayed oil on about 63 artifacts, including Egyptian coffins, sculptures and frameworks, in the museums located on the Museums Island in Berlin.

Egypt's Ambassador to Germany receives 4 smuggled Egyptian artifacts from German counterpart

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The Egyptian Ambassador to Berlin, Khaled Galal Abdel Hamid, visited the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, which is one of the largest industrial and economic centers in Germany and Europe.

Egyptian antiquities to be auctioned at Christie’s on July 6-27

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 02:46 GMT

Christie's Auction House is preparing for an international auction for various Roman and Egyptian antiquities on July 6-27.

California hosts exhibition of sunken Egyptian artifacts

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 12:07 GMT

An exhibition of sunken Egyptian antiquities dating back to different historical periods will launch in California on October 5.

Egyptian monuments reside in over 39 museums worldwide

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Hundreds of ancient Egyptian artifacts are displayed in various museums worldwide.