Egyptian Museum

Behind the Scenes: 10K people volunteered in Egyptian mummies’ parade; 60 cameras aired the event

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 05:13 GMT

“There were 60 cameras broadcasting the parade in a debut,” Saady said, adding that it is the first time for an orchestra to perform live along with such a historic parade.

Behind the Scenes: 10K people volunteered in Egyptian mummies’ parade; 60 cameras documented the event

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 05:12 GMT

Mummies of 18 kings and four queens were transported by road in beautifully- designed carts that hosted the mummies’ capsule filled with nitrogen to provide protection.

Behind the Scenes: Decoration of Egyptian mummies’ parade carts took 2 years, witnessed delay due to COVID-19

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 03:30 GMT

Mummies of 18 kings and four queens were transported by road in beautifully- designed carts that hosted the mummies’ capsule filled with nitrogen to provide protection.

Kuwait's Emir greets Sisi on Pharaohs' Golden Parade

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 01:23 GMT

In his cable, the Kuwaiti emir lauded the great efforts made by the Egyptian bodies concerned to render the fabulous spectacle a success, wishing further progress and prosperity to Egypt.

Long-awaited 'Pharaohs’ Golden Parade' kicks off with artistic performances displayed

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 06:31 GMT

The pharaohs are being moved from their residence at the Egyptian Museum in El-Tahrir square to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Fustat.

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.

Egyptian Museum’s iron gate is preserved in the museum garden until parade of Royal Mummies

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 04:09 GMT

Egyptian Museum’s iron gate is preserved in the museum garden until parade of Royal Mummies.

Egyptian, British museums restore colorful mural of ancient tomb

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Antiquities experts from the Egyptian and British museums are working hand in hand to restore an eye-popping colorful mural that was discovered in Kom el Ahmar excavation side in Qena governorate, Upper Egypt, lately.

Enani reviews Egypt’s archaeological accomplishments in 2020 to France 24

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Enani said that among the most prominent recent discoveries was the unearthing of more than 100 coffins sealed more than 2000 years ago, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, 118 years as a beacon of Egyptology & Egyptian antiquities

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:15 GMT

The world’s most extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities are gathered at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

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.

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum receives King Senusret III boats from Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 03:23 GMT

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum received three large artefacts from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, in preparation for its opening soon.

UNESCO chooses Egyptian Museum in Tahrir as the most influential museum in Africa

Fri, 22 May 2020 - 03:56 GMT

UNESCO chooses Egyptian Museum in Tahrir as the most influential museum in Africa because the official Twitter account of the Egyptian Museum claimed the second rank as the most influential Twitter official account for an African museum.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism and Antiquities organizes its second guided video tour about 1st backpack in history

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 11:05 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organized its second guided video tour at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on April 10.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism and Antiquities organizes its first guided video tour at the Egyptian Museum

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 03:31 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organised its first guided video tour at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on April 9.

Tahrir Square soon to boast ancient obelisk and stone rams

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli visited Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday to inspect the development project run by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and the Ministry of Culture.

Special display of Queen Meritamen statue in Tahrir's Egyptian Museum

Sun, 06 Oct 2019 - 01:47 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displays the upper part of a statue of Queen Meritamen in a special exhibition at the entrance of the museum before the statue leaves for the Hurghada Museum.

Pics: Heavy artifacts to be moved to Grand Egyptian Museum

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 12:30 GMT

The transfer process will be completed by the end of August in cooperation with the Arab Contractors Company.

For the 1st time a path for visually impaired in Egyptian Museum

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 - 08:35 GMT

A new path tailor made for visually impaired was inaugurated in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on June 20.

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