Egyptian Museums

Attending FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022? Visit Egyptian museums, archeological sites for half price

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has launched an international promotional campaign to shed light on the exceptional services the country provides to attendees of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar.

Queen Sofia de Grecia visits National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Spain’s Queen Sofia de Grecia was received by CEO of the Museum’s Authority Ahmed Ghoneim.

King of Tonga visits Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Sun, 06 Nov 2022 - 12:07 GMT

King Tupou VI, his wife and the accompanying delegation were accompanied on a tour inside the museum’s various halls.

Library of Luxor Museum of Ancient Egyptian Art re-opens on Nov. 4

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The development work of the library resumed for a year.

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, Kafr El-Sheikh Museum celebrate their 2nd opening anniversary

Tue, 01 Nov 2022 - 12:56 GMT

Both museums received their visitors free of charge.

Two permanent exhibition halls open in Royal Chariots Museum

Tue, 01 Nov 2022 - 12:07 GMT

The Royal Chariots Museum is one of the rarest qualitative museums.

Emirati Min. of Culture & Youth visits National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Sun, 30 Oct 2022 - 01:13 GMT

Kaabi expressed her happiness with this visit and her fascination with the museum's unique archaeological holdings.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives delegation from German Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 11:39 GMT

The German delegation was accompanied by Presidential Advisor for Engineering Projects Hany Helmy Azer.

Unique collection of stuffed animals on display at Prince Mohammed Ali Museum

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 02:05 GMT

This comes in celebration of the 200th anniversary of deciphering the Rosetta Stone and the emergence of Egyptology.

Mahmoud Khalil Museum wins Best Restoration Project in the world

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:13 GMT

The restoration project was implemented under the supervision of the Engineering Authority of the Egyptian Armed Forces

Gamal Abdel Nasser Museum illustrates a beautiful past

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 11:33 GMT

The museum was inaugurated on September 28, 2016.

Egypt to open all museums, archaeological sites free-of-charge on World Tourism Day

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 01:42 GMT

The decision comes in celebration of World Tourism Day and the 200th anniversary of the emergence of Egyptology.

Mallawi Museum to open free of charge to Egyptians on Sept. 22

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 12:11 GMT

This decision comes in celebration of the museum’s 6th reopening anniversary.

National Military Museum illustrates signs of victory in Egyptian history

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 10:44 GMT

Egypt is an ancient country that experienced many events and fought great wars throughout its history.

National Police Museum illustrates Egypt's history in maintaining security

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 - 11:34 GMT

Egypt knew security early on, as civilizations are always closely tied with the availability of security

Thebes’ antiquities considered Egypt's most important discoveries of last century

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 12:17 GMT

The banks of the Nile in Luxor are filled with so many ruins of Egypt's illustrious past.

​Mummification Museum in Luxor highlights art of mummification in ancient Egypt

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 11:21 GMT

Ancient Egyptians believed in the importance of preserving the body after death to ensure immortality in the afterlife.

Sohag National Museum, a gem in Upper Egypt

Sun, 14 Aug 2022 - 11:25 GMT

The Sohag National Museum is one of the largest regional museums in Egypt.

Egypt’s Coptic Museum houses ancient Book of Psalms

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 11:12 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras.

Unique canopic vessels on display at Luxor’s Mummification Museum

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 11:06 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.