King Ramses II
Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.
Hawass stressed that the Lost Golden City in Luxor dates back to the reign of King Amenhotep III.
All the artifacts were documented before the transfer process and a detailed status report was prepared for each piece.
Festivities took place in front of Abu Simbel Temple on Tuesday as part of the celebrations ahead of the sun alignment on King Ramses II.
This comes in preparation for installing the obelisk in the place of its permanent display in the outer yard of the Grand Egyptian Museum.
Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri announced via a Skype interview with Extra News Channel that Egypt has succeeded in revealing the embalming secrets.
Abu Simbel Temple is due to witness on Saturday a rare astronomical event which happens twice every year when the first rays of the morning sun illuminate the statue of King Ramses II.
Ministry of Antiquities and Tourism started preparing for the celebrations of the marvelous phenomenon of the solar illumination of King Ramses II which will take place on February 22.
The head of the Egyptian Antiquities sector Ayman Ashmawy said that King Ramses II statue that was transferred from in front of Zagazig University is a reproduced one.
A unique royal bust of King Ramses II made of red granite was unearthed on a private land in Mit Rahina village in Giza by an Egyptian archaeological mission from the Ministry of Antiquities on Wednesday, December 11.
The South Korean ambassador to Egypt and his wife visited the Grand Egyptian Museum in El-Remaya square.
The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) received on Wednesday 11 granite pieces, which are parts of three obelisks found in San al-Hagar.
The square is the first to bear Egypt's name in South America
Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany and Luxor Governor Mohamed Badr visited Luxor Temple Saturday to unveil the King Ramses II colossus after restoration.
Egypt Today presents to its readers a profile of Queen Tuya who was the wife of King Seti I and the mother of King Ramses II.
The great King Ramses II statue has been successfully transferred to the Grand Egyptian Museum
A stela of 19th Dynasty King Ramses II was discovered by an Egyptian mission during work carried out at the San Al-Hagar archaeological site.
October 22 marks the birthday of King Ramses II.
The Luxor antiquities sector seeks the approval of the permanent committee of the Ministry of Antiquities to restore of the new statue of King Ramses .