Baron Empain Palace

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.

Know about the most prominent archaeological openings in the coming period

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 02:07 GMT

This includes opening museums in the New Administrative Capital, Sharm El-Sheikh, Kafr El-Sheikh, among others.

In Pics: Baron Empain Palace ready for visitors by end of March

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Baron Empain Palace is a historical landmark that is located in one of the most prestigious districts in Cairo; Heliopolis.

Did the Baron Palace's color change?

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 - 01:33 GMT

The minister decided to visit the palace, especially after the controversy that had arisen around changing its color and removing its archaeological wall.

Min.: We refuse to exploit Baron Palace commercially

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 - 11:55 GMT

The minister of antiquities announced the completion of the renovation of the Baron Palace within 90 days from now.