Among the sites that have been reopened are Abu Simbel Temples and the Philae Temple in Aswan.
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities decided to reopen five museums and eight archaeological sites as of July 1.
Five museums and eight archaeological sites reopened for visitors in the first stage.
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ET reveals information about the Tahrir Square development project and transferring the Luxor rams to their new location.
The director of the Karnak Antiquities Region stated that restoration works are resuming in the temples of Karnak and Luxor.
The 50-ton statue was broken into more than 50 pieces and was restored by 250 archeological missions over eight months.
The secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri visited on Saturday the site where the parts of king Ramesses II statue are being assembled to return the statue to its original place at the facade of the temple of Luxor.
Restoration of Ramses ll is finished after being destroyed for some 1,600 years ago.
Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany and Luxor Governor Mohamed Badr visited Luxor Temple Saturday to unveil the King Ramses II colossus after restoration.
Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany visited the Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor on Monday.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi approved Luxor becoming the capital of arts and culture.
Dr. Mostafa Wazerry, the director of Luxor Antiquates announced that the process of collecting and fixing the statue of Ramses II will commence after Eid El Adha vacation.
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 .