The Valley of the Kings is divided into the eastern and western valleys.
The site of Deir el-Bahari is famous for hosting the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut (1473-1458 BC) on the western mainland of Luxor.
Egypt's Ministry of Finance issued a commemorative silver coin of L.E 100 bearing the ceremonial logo in Arabic and English to document this exceptional event.
Hatshepsut’s achievements as a powerful queen and then a ruling pharaoh have made her one of the most famous figures in ancient Egypt history.
This royal mummy will be transported in a magnificent parade, The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, on April 3 from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.
Thutmose I became king after Amenhotep I died without an heir. He came to the throne around the age of 40.
Pharaoh and military commander Horemheb was the last pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty in ancient Egypt.