First phase of operation of electronic payment systems in Luxor’s archaeological sites launches

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 01:14 GMT

This comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities' strategy for a comprehensive digital transformation of archaeological sites and museums.

Spanish newlyweds enjoy free visit to Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The free visit was granted to them by Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities as a gift for their marriage in Luxor.

NMEC displays costumes, accessories, musical notes & conductor's baton used during Pharaohs’ Golden Parade

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:59 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim explained that the idea of displaying these pieces comes among the new ideas proposed by the museum’s administration.

Zahi Hawass gives lecture on Egypt’s recent archaeological discoveries in Los Angeles, USA

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Hawass said that this event is a strong promotional means for culture and tourism in Egypt.

What artifacts are displayed in the Royal Mummies Hall in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Inside the hall, fifty ancient coffins are displayed. Fifteen of the coffins are displayed for the first time for the public.

Mummy of King Merenptah will be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 01:13 GMT

King Merenptah was the son of the Great Ramses II. He spans back to the 19th Dynasty, New Kingdom era.

Mummy of Queen Hatshepsut will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 03:25 GMT

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.

Mummy of King Thutmose II will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:04 GMT

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.

Mummy of King Thutmose I will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 03:23 GMT

Thutmose I became king after Amenhotep I died without an heir. He came to the throne around the age of 40.

Enani reviews Egypt’s archaeological accomplishments in 2020 to France 24

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Enani said that among the most prominent recent discoveries was the unearthing of more than 100 coffins sealed more than 2000 years ago, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

In Pics: Rehearsals of transporting Egypt’s royal mummies to the NMEC are ongoing

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 02:23 GMT

Social media users circulated photos documenting the preparations and equipment for transporting 22 royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the place for their permanent display in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

In Pics: Sarcophagi exhibited for the 1st time in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 02:08 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Enany inaugurated on November 18 the permanent exhibition Hall No. 52 of the Egyptian Museum's upper floor.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, a multi-purpose entity

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 03:44 GMT

In addition to the artifacts that will be housed in the museum, it offers a number of cultural events and activities that are closely linked with the ancient Egyptian antiquities.

NMEC organizes training course on Human Resources Development

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 04:00 GMT

The course program will be based on introducing human resources tasks, evaluating employee performance, and explaining models of training under the Civil Service Law.

Sisi orders parade for royal mummies transferred to NMEC

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 03:12 GMT

Only 22 mummies (18 for royal kings and 4 for royal queens) and 17 sarcophagi - dating back to dynasties 17, 18,19, and 20 - will be transported to the NMEC

Second phase of NMEC museum to be completed in July

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 11:28 GMT

NMEC to launch its second phase of the museum by end of July to feature several aspects such as seminar halls and theater.

NMEC encourages sightseeing on Int’l Museum Day

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 09:14 GMT

The world celebrates International Museum Day that is held annually on 18 May.