National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

NMEC Board of Directors’ holds meeting on Feb. 16

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:29 GMT

A meeting of the Board of Directors of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat was held on February 16 to discuss a number of issues regarding developments in the museum's work.

“Tabataba” scene to be transferred from Ain Sira to NMEC

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 08:00 GMT

“Tabataba” scene to be transferred from Ain Sira to NMEC.

Online reservation in three museums: When will the application be circulated?

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 02:58 GMT

Reservations will be completed through developed windows by activating the electronic payment service by cards, electronic wallets and contactless cards.

Zahi Hawass to Ahmed Karima: Your opinion applies to tomb robbers, not archaeologists

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass commented on the opinion of Sheikh Ahmed Karima, professor of comparative jurisprudence at Al-Azhar University, that opening the graves of the Pharaohs is forbidden.

Helwan University decorates entrance to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 01:56 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization started adding an aesthetic touch to the main entrance to the museum prior to its opening.

Was Egypt’s Textile Museum’s holdings transferred to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization?

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The Egyptian Textile Museum is located on Al-Muizz Street, specifically near the Bain el-Kasserine neighborhood. It was known as Sabil Mohammad Ali.

Egypt’s royal coffins restored in National Museum of Egyptian Civilization prior to Royal Parade

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 01:37 GMT

The procession of royal mummies was preceded by the transferring of 17 sarcophagi of the greatest kings of Egypt, in preparation for displaying them with their mummies.

1st meeting of NMEC Board of Directors held on Dec. 14

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 12:43 GMT

The first meeting of the museum’s board of directors was held on December 14 at the museum’s headquarters in Fustat, in the presence of all council members.

When will the first board meeting of the NMEC be held after its new formation?

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 01:14 GMT

Egypt’s Council of Ministers issued a decision to form and organize the work of the board of directors of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

Video: Sneak-Peak on current location of Egypt’s Royal Mummies in preparation of Royal Parade

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 12:32 GMT

The world eagerly anticipates the exit of the 22 kings from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, heading to their permanent residence in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

Egypt's Hussein Fahmy to participate in promotional video of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 02:20 GMT

"The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will never die," is a sentence that was repeated frequently by Khaled el-Enani, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, in several different celebrations.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives huge statue of King Merneptah, Hathor

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

This statue is one of the largest statues of King Merneptah that was ever found, with a height of about 2.60 meters, a width of one meter, a depth of 0.75 meters, and a weight of more than four tons.

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir displays 15 sarcophagi for the 1st time

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

Archaeologist Sabah Abdel Razek, director general of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, said that there is a remarkable turnout of visitors, to see the new museum display scenario.

Video: See the Royal Mummies Hall inside the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to transfer royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the place of their permanent display in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. embarks on an inspecting tour to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 10:54 GMT

Enany visited the museum in order to follow up on the progress of work there in preparation for receiving the Royal Mummies Parade from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Entire world awaits Egypt's procession of royal mummies to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 03:36 GMT

It is an event that will grab the attention of the entire world, for a procession befitting the grandiose ancient Egyptian civilization.

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.

Numerous artifacts transferred to the NMEC prior to imminent opening

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:53 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received a variety of important archaeological collections that were recently discovered during the excavations carried out by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in the city of Memphis and its cemeteries in Saqqara.

What does the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization has to offer for visitors?

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 03:06 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization is one of the major projects adopted by the Egyptian state.

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.

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