Hanging Obelisk

Things you will only see in the Grand Egyptian Museum

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 01:51 GMT

The entire world is highly anticipating the official launch of the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Grand Egyptian Museum’s website uploads new photos of museum's surroundings after installing hanging obelisk

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 04:47 GMT

The hanging obelisk is installed in front of the facade of the Grand Egyptian Museum after its restoration was completed.

World's 1st hanging obelisk installed in the Grand Egyptian Museum

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 01:34 GMT

This design is the first of its kind in Egypt and the world. The new design gives the visitor a unique view, as they will stand on a glass plate under their feet, resting on the base of the obelisk.

When will GEM’s hanging obelisk become 100% completed?

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 04:14 GMT

The first thing the Grand Egyptian Museum visitors are expected to see is the hanging obelisk of Ramses II, standing tall in front of the main façade of the museum.

Four artifacts you won’t see except in the Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 03:10 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum is a national project that the whole world is highly anticipating. It is the biggest museum in the world dedicated to one civilization and will house over 50,000 artifacts.

Egypt’s GEM restorers add final touches to 1st hanging obelisk

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 02:03 GMT

The restorers of the Grand Egyptian Museum are currently performing accurate restoration work on GEM’s hanging obelisk, which will be placed in the museum's exterior foyer.