Pyramid of Djoser

Southern Tomb of King Djoser opens for visits

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:25 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced opening the southern tomb of King Djoser in Saqqara to visitors.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced soon

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 11:49 GMT

Sources within the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities confirmed that the new discovery will be different from the discoveries that have been recently announced.

Crew of French amphibious helicopter 'Mistral' visits Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara & Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The crew members toured the Giza Pyramids' archeological site, where they visited the Great Pyramids, the Panorama area and the Sphinx area.

Saqqara, the land of endless secrets and discoveries

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 02:01 GMT

In October 2020, and in an international press conference attended by more the 50 ambassadors from around the world, the Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities announced the discovery of 59 sealed and colored sarcophagi from the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty.

In Pics: Restoration works of Pyramid of Djoser completed

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 - 01:33 GMT

It is scheduled to open in the first week of March 2020, according to sources within the ministry.

Restoration of Djoser Pyramid completed

Wed, 27 Nov 2019 - 12:12 GMT

The restoration and maintenance work in the Pyramid of Djoser was carried out using modern scientific methods agreed upon globally.

Pics: Various archaeological sites await opening in 2019, know the details

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 02:00 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities will soon complete the facilities for a number of archaeological museums, which are scheduled to launch during 2019.

Completing 90% of Djoser Pyramid restoration work

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 - 09:59 GMT

Alaa Shahat, Director of Saqqara Antiquities area, said that the restoration work in the pyramid of Djoser is resumed now after Eid el-Fitr holiday.