Baron Empain Palace

Baron Empain Palace in Heliopolis celebrates World Environment Day 2022

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

The celebration was held in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment, the UNESCO Future Builders Club, and the National Food Safety Authority.

Baron Empain Palace opens for Christmas celebrations

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 02:41 GMT

Baron Empain Palace opens for Christmas celebrations

The 1st international cultural festival for tasting "Gouter” kicked off in Baron Empain Palace

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 10:05 GMT

The 1st international cultural festival for tasting "Gouter” kicked off in Baron Empain Palace

Baron Empain Palace hosts ‘On the Banks of the Nile’ art exhibition

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Talaat said that this exhibition comes as part of the awareness program organized by the Baron Empain Palace under the title "Bain el-Kasserine".

Ticket prices for Baron Empain Palace, Panorama Area affordable to all

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 10:36 GMT

Since its reopening in 2020, many visitors flocked to the ancient architectural masterpiece.

What do you know about Basilica of the Holy Virgin?

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 04:08 GMT

Controversy arose on social media platforms over the construction of the Heliopolis Bridge, claiming that the bridge would affect the historic Basilica of the Holy Virgin in which Baron Empain was buried in Heliopolis.

Upgrading services: Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities removes backyard Kiosk of Baron Palace

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 02:45 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is working to implement their vision for the development of tourism and archaeological areas and sites.

Baron Palace safe & secure: Assistant Minister of Tourism & Antiquities

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 02:48 GMT

Baron Palace, located in Heliopolis, is one of the most important projects in Greater Cairo, which has regained its splendor and beauty.

Egypt’s Museum of Islamic Art resumes celebrations of its 117th establishing anniversary

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The Museum of Islamic Art, in cooperation with the Baron Empain Palace in Heliopolis, continues with the activities of two art exhibitions entitled "Treasures of Lead" at the Museum of Islamic Art, and "From Bab el-Khalq” to Heliopolis" exhibition at Baron Empain Palace.

2020: Year of unprecedented archaeological accomplishments in Egypt

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 12:31 GMT

In 2020, and despite the challenges, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities achieved numerous archaeological accomplishments.

Training of employees in museums, archeological sites ended on Nov. 7

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 01:12 GMT

The training of employees in archaeological sites and museums as part of the program of “Tourism Ambassadors” to develop the capabilities of employees of the ministry dealing directly with tourists ended Saturday.

Decision to exempt Cafeterias, bazars in archaeological sites from paying rental value until end of October 2020

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities decided to completely exempt all cafeterias and bazaars in museums and archaeological sites affiliated with the council from paying the rental value until the end of October 2020.

41 ambassadors to Egypt attend gala dinner in Baron Empain Palace on July 21

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 12:31 GMT

Some 41 ambassadors in Cairo from all over the world attended the gala dinner held on July 21 by Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani at the Baron Empain Palace garden in Heliopolis.

Alexandria’s Royal Jewelry Museum receives visitors from all age groups

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 02:39 GMT

During the visit, the visitors enjoyed the museum's display of rare and unique artifacts.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. extends visiting hours to Baron Empain Palace

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Due to the high turnout witnessed by the Baron Empain Palace, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities decided to extend the exceptional visiting hours to the palace.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. issues booklet for children about Baron Palace

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The booklet acquaints the children with the great effort exerted by the Egyptian state to restore the historical palace, encouraging them to learn about their country’s history and heritage.

Know the ticket prices, time-frame of visits to Baron Empain Palace

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 03:05 GMT

The historical Baron Empain Palace in Heliopolis is now officially open for visits. The breath-taking palace witnessed a comprehensive restoration process to return to its original state when it was established in the 19th century.

Who is Baron Empain, founder of historic Baron Palace in Cairo?

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Belgian millionaire Baron Édouard Louis Joseph Empain came to Egypt from India at the end of the 19th century, a few months after the opening of the Suez Canal.

Anani: Grand Egyptian Museum is 90% complete thanks to Engineering Authority's efforts

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 02:10 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani said that the inauguration of the Baron Palace is a touristic event that has an important cultural impact.

VIDEO: Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. inspects Baron Empain Palace for grand opening

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 06:06 GMT

The inspection tour comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities’ plan for the archeological openings during the upcoming period.