Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

New York Times launches quiz titled 'How Much Do You Know About Egypt?'

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 04:52 GMT

Under the title "How Much Do You Know About Egypt?", American newspaper The New York Times launched on its website, a quiz presented in an interesting way to ask the world about Egypt.

International bloggers’ visits to Egyptian archaeological sites aim to promote tourism

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 02:53 GMT

The bloggers who visited Egypt enjoy tremendous popularity in their countries, as each of them is followed by at least half a million social media users.

How does Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. use sports to promote Egyptian tourism?

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 03:48 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is currently discussing ways to cooperate with the Ministry of Youth and Sports to promote sports tourism, and benefit from international and local sports events to promote Egyptian tourism.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities honors winners of Baladna El-Helwa initiative

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 01:02 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, represented by the Egyptian General Authority for Tourism Promotion, through its office in the Haram area, honored the children who won the "Draw the Pyramids of Giza" competition on Sept. 1.

29 Egyptian museums to re-open on Sept. 1 after 5 months of closure

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Various Egyptian museums will start to receive visitors on Sept. 1, as the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced the reopening of museums and archaeological sites after being closed since March 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

1st transparent protection screen around pulpit of Sultan Abu al-'Ila Mosque installed

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 03:55 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, represented by the Supreme Council of Antiquities, has completed the installation of the first transparent protection screen around the pulpit of the Sultan Abu al-'Ila Archaeological Mosque.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities completed restoration of 3 monasteries in Qena

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 05:17 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities completed the restoration of three monasteries in the city of Naqada, Qena Governorate. The council will officially launch them on Aug. 19.

Egypt’s PM Mostafa Madbouly approves display of 90 artifacts in Prague's exhibition "Kings of the Sun"

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 04:02 GMT

The decision asserted that these artifacts would be under the direct supervision and full control of the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

All evidence of building the Great Pyramids are revealed, Nefertiti’s head statue was stolen: Zahi Hawass

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 03:56 GMT

The acclaimed archaeologist confirmed that all matters related to the science of mummification have been revealed, and there are no more secrets as claimed by many.

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum: 98% of the works completed, 5,800 artifacts received

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 03:01 GMT

The Sharm El Sheikh Museum is among the projects that the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has placed on the map of openings during the coming period.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes a training course for employees of the Coptic Museum

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 03:07 GMT

This training workshop came within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities plan to raise the efficiency of workers in the tourism and antiquities sector.

All you need to know about Royal Chariots Museum prior to imminent opening

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 04:17 GMT

The Royal Chariots Museum is considered one of the rarest museums, as it is the fourth of its kind in the world after the museums of Russia, England and Austria.

Video: El-Sakakini Palace, an Italian masterpiece on Egyptian soil

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 11:54 GMT

The palace represents various architectural styles combined in one masterpiece. It is considered a model of Rococo art.

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum almost ready for partial opening

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 11:50 GMT

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum showcases the different aspects of Egyptian civilization by displaying a selection of artifacts that have been carefully chosen from various museums in Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities organizes guided tour at Baron Palace for visually-impaired youth

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:51 GMT

The Cultural Development and Community Communication Department of the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organized a guided tour for a number of visually-impaired youths at the Baron Palace in Heliopolis, in cooperation with Ain Misr Association.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities organizes several educational trips in various governorates

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 01:21 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities stressed the importance of raising tourism and archaeological awareness among citizens.

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.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses cooperation in tourism, antiquities with Ukraine, Belarus ambassadors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:52 GMT

During the convention, ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between these two countries and Egypt were discussed, especially in the field of tourism and antiquities.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. keen to complete Akhenaten’s Museum in El-Minya

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 04:58 GMT

Once completed, the museum will become an important cultural beacon in the governorates of Upper Egypt.

All you need to know about latest discoveries in Saqqara

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 - 02:22 GMT

On April 18, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities announced via the internet a new archaeological discovery in Saqqara Necropolis.