National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities launches ‘Our Story’ initiative for school students

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Recently, the Cultural Development and Community Communication Department in the Office of the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities launched an initiative entitled "Our Story", in cooperation with the public and technical education sectors of the Ministry of Education.

Egypt‘s Ministry of Tourism&Antiquities performs thorough sanitization, disinfection process in museums, archeological sites

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 10:53 GMT

Egypt‘s Ministry of Tourism&Antiquities performs thorough sanitization, disinfection process in museums, archeological sites

Egypt’s NMEC organizes scientific, cultural forum on importance of museums in reviving heritage

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:12 GMT

This comes within the framework of the cultural and educational activities carried out by the museum, highlighting the importance of civilizational communication between the museum, institutions and universities interested in heritage.

Royal Mummies in Egypt’s NMEC to enjoy regular maintenance

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:03 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization inaugurated the Royal Mummies Hall on April 18.

On World Heritage Day: Royal Mummies Hall of NMEC officially receives visitors

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 12:54 GMT

The Royal Mummies Hall of Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization opens its door to visitors in line with the celebrations of World Heritage Day, which falls on April 18.

NMEC’s Mummies Hall receives visitors on World Heritage Day

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 03:21 GMT

Fourteen of the Royal Mummies were placed in two display boxes in NMEC's Mummies Hall, in preparation for receiving visitors on World Heritage Day which falls on April 18, 2021.

25K visitors flocked to National Museum of Egyptian Civilization on April 9, 10

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 01:31 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received thousands of Egyptian and foreign visitors on April 9, 10, to visit the Central Exhibition Hall that was inaugurated during the reception of the Pharaohs’ Golden Parade on April 3.

In pics: Tunisian President visits National Museum of Civilization, other historical sites in Cairo

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 10:18 GMT

Tunisian President Kais Saied visited, Friday the-recently-inaugurated-National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, Mosque of Amr ibn al-As and Cairo Citadel as part of his three-day visit to Cairo per president Abdel Fattah al Sisi invitation.

Thousands of visitors flock to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 10:49 GMT

Thousands of visitors flock to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities visits NMEC on April 8

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 02:15 GMT

On April 8, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el- Enany visited the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization days after its opening. He met with tourists from the Czech Republic.

Working hours of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Ramadan revealed

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:31 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim revealed the official operating hours for the museum during the holy month of Ramadan.

‘Nazlet Khater’ 35,000 year-old human skeleton peacefully rests in NMEC

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization has attracted many visitors since its official opening on April 4.

Huge turnout of visitors to NMEC on 1st operating day after inauguration

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Until April 17, 2021, a 50-percent discount on the ticket price of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization is granted to Egyptians and foreigners.

800 tickets sold on the 1st day of opening National Museum of Egyptian Civilization’s main hall

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 11:01 GMT

800 tickets sold on the 1st day of opening National Museum of Egyptian Civilization’s main hall.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives visitors on April 4

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 03:37 GMT

From April 4 and until April 17, a 50 percent discount on the price of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization ticket is granted to Egyptians and foreigners to visit the Central Exhibition Hall [Main Hall].

Egypt’s First Lady: I feel proud to belong to Egypt’s great civilization

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 05:12 GMT

“Today, Egypt celebrates an exceptional and unprecedented event, which is the transfer of royal mummies to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Al-Fustat in a scene that shows the greatness of this ancient civilization that presented and will provide a unique and diverse legacy to the humanity,” She said.

April 3: Mummy of King Ramses III to be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 03:39 GMT

King Ramses III is the last of the great “warrior pharaohs” of the New Kingdom.

April 3: Mummy of King Siptah to be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:44 GMT

King Siptah was appointed to the throne of Egypt as a boy, placed there by a powerful official named Bay.

April 3: Mummy of King Seti II will be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 12:46 GMT

The mummy of King Seti II, the fifth pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, was discovered in 1898 in the Tomb of Amenhotep II (KV 35) in Valley of the Kings, Luxor.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to temporarily close on April 3

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:56 GMT

In light of The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will temporarily close its doors to visitors on April 3, provided that the period of reception of visitors extends on April 2, until 7:00 p.m. instead of 5:00 pm.

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