International Museum Day
A group of Egyptian professors and museum experts will participate in the celebration.
International Museum Day is celebrated annually on May 18.
The airport museums’ one-year-anniversary coincides with International Museum Day.
The International Council of Museums (ICOM) established the International Day of Museums in 1977.
Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enany and Minister of Civil Aviation Mohammed Manar, inaugurated today, in celebration of International Museum Day, two new museums at Cairo International Airport in Terminal 2 and Terminal 3.
According to the UNESCO website, museums constitute a center for preservation, studies and reflection on heritage and culture. It can no longer remain aloof from the fundamental issues of our time.
Archeologists celebrate the International Museum Day every year on May 18.
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities will organise an exclusive tour at the historic Gayer-Anderson Museum (Beit Al-Kriteleyh) in celebration of the International Museum Day held annually on May 18.
The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will present a collection of artifacts that shed light on ancient customs and traditions, linking them to modern day traditions.
Last year, more than 37,000 museums participated in the event in about 158 countries and territories, according to the ICOM website.
Numerous Museums and cultural institutions all over the world celebrated on Thursday the “International Museum Day”, through series of events and activities.
The Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo organizes a grand celebration, marking the International Museum Day on Thursday.
The world celebrates International Museum Day that is held annually on 18 May.
Minister of Antiquities Khaled el-Enany, decided to provide visitors, both Egyptians and foreigners,free entry to all museums in Egypt on May 18.