Egyptian Museums

Thorough sanitization, disinfection process continues in Egypt’s museums, archeological sites

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 01:18 GMT

Egypt is implementing all hygiene and safety measures for its visitors.

Egypt’s NMEC organizes scientific, cultural forum on importance of museums in reviving heritage

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:12 GMT

This comes within the framework of the cultural and educational activities carried out by the museum, highlighting the importance of civilizational communication between the museum, institutions and universities interested in heritage.

Multinational delegation residing in Egypt visits Kafr El-Sheikh Museum on April 19

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 04:01 GMT

Kafr El-Sheikh Museum received a multinational delegation of American University faculty members residing in Egypt.

Tutankhamun's 3rd shrine arrives at the Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 03:53 GMT

A month after receiving and placing the fourth shrine of King Tutankhamun in its display case in the hall dedicated to the Golden King’s treasures in the Grand Egyptian Museum, the museum received Tutankhamun’s third shrine.

What artifacts are displayed in the Royal Mummies Hall in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Inside the hall, fifty ancient coffins are displayed. Fifteen of the coffins are displayed for the first time for the public.

On World Heritage Day: Royal Mummies Hall of NMEC officially receives visitors

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 12:54 GMT

The Royal Mummies Hall of Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization opens its door to visitors in line with the celebrations of World Heritage Day, which falls on April 18.

Mallawi Museum opens its doors to Egyptian visitors with discounted tickets until May 15

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 01:09 GMT

A total of 944 pieces are displayed in the museum.

25K visitors flocked to National Museum of Egyptian Civilization on April 9, 10

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 01:31 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received thousands of Egyptian and foreign visitors on April 9, 10, to visit the Central Exhibition Hall that was inaugurated during the reception of the Pharaohs’ Golden Parade on April 3.

GEM’s team continue to place King Tutankhamun’s artifacts inside its designated halls

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The General Supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum project and the surrounding area Atef Moftah convened with the working team responsible to install artifacts in the two halls of King Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities visits NMEC on April 8

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 02:15 GMT

On April 8, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el- Enany visited the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization days after its opening. He met with tourists from the Czech Republic.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on preliminary list of World Heritage Sites

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:55 GMT

The World Heritage Committee of the United Nation’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has included the Egyptian Museum in its tentative list of World Heritage sites.

Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum to operate from 9:30 a.m. to1:30 p.m. in Ramadan

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:05 GMT

According to Mamoun, 150 visitors visited the museum in the past two days, while adhering to the safety precautions imposed by the state to battle the global pandemic.

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.

‘Nazlet Khater’ 35,000 year-old human skeleton peacefully rests in NMEC

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization has attracted many visitors since its official opening on April 4.

Huge turnout of visitors to NMEC on 1st operating day after inauguration

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Until April 17, 2021, a 50-percent discount on the ticket price of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization is granted to Egyptians and foreigners.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to temporarily close on April 3

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:56 GMT

In light of The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will temporarily close its doors to visitors on April 3, provided that the period of reception of visitors extends on April 2, until 7:00 p.m. instead of 5:00 pm.

Mummy of King Seti I will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:30 GMT

One of the most beautiful and best-preserved of the royal sepulchers is the tomb of Seti I in the Valley of the Kings, with wall decorations in vivid colors.

Mummy of King Ramses II will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:15 GMT

King Ramses II signed the first known peace treaty in history with the Hittites and was remembered as a great warrior.

Official page of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, online ticketing platform launches on March 31

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:09 GMT

The page showcases a number of the most important archaeological holdings displayed in the museum that explain different eras