Saqqara Necropolis

Saqqara Necropolis discovery wrap-up

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 04:03 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani announced that 59 coffins have been excavated by the Egyptian mission headed by Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.

Where will Saqqara's newly discovered coffins be displayed?

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 03:02 GMT

The recent archaeological discovery in Saqqara, which was announced by Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in the presence of 60 ambassadors, caught international media outlets' attention.

Mostafa Waziri: The coffins found inside the new well could reach 100

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 02:30 GMT

Waziri pointed out that during the discovery, a wonderful statue made of bronze and inlaid with precious stones was unearthed. The statue dates back to the 26th Dynasty.

A new major discovery at Saqqara Necropolis

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 10:29 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced Monday a major discovery of 27 painted coffins in an 11 meters deep well at Saqqara Necropolis, to be the biggest discovery in 2020.

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.

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