Egyptian civilization

British exhibition traces identity of Egyptian workers in Tutankhamun's tomb discovery

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:49 GMT

A new exhibition in England is shedding light on the Egyptian workers who made the discovery possible.

American pop rock band Maroon 5 visit Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 05:26 GMT

During the visit, the band members expressed their fascination with the ancient Egyptian treasures housed in the museum.

Within 7 years, Egypt’s Grand Museum is 80% completed

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 01:58 GMT

ET reviews the latest updates on the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Fun facts about ancient Egyptians

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The ancient Egyptian civilization is one of the oldest, most fascinating civilization known to man.

Luxor’s Valley of the Kings: The final resting place for the kings of the 18th, 19th and 20th Dynasties

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 12:23 GMT

The Valley of the Kings is divided into the eastern and western valleys.

British study: Ancient Egyptians used barley drinks different from those used nowadays

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The researchers analyzed fragments of the pottery found at Hierakonpolis, an ancient city and current archaeological site in southern Egypt.

Acquaint yourself with Luxor's Al-Kebbash Road

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 01:50 GMT

Al-Kebbash Road is the road that connects the Luxor Temple with the Karnak Temples.

Tourist group of 1st charter flight from Spain to Luxor resume tourist program in Cairo

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 01:49 GMT

The Spanish tourist group was keen to travel to Cairo to visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and enjoy the unique artifacts housed in the museum.

Egypt’s PM inspects restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor in preparation for grand opening ceremony

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inspected the works of the restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor [Rams Road], as well as the ongoing works in Karnak and Luxor temples.

Egypt’s ‘Kings of the Sun’ exhibition in Prague extended to September 30

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:26 GMT

This is the second time that the duration of the "Kings of the Sun" exhibition has been extended at the request of the Czech side.

Fruitful cooperation between Egypt, Japan in restoring Second Khufu Solar Ship, transfer of antiquities

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 12:26 GMT

Ambassador of Japan to Cairo Noke Masaki expressed his appreciation of the fruitful cooperation between the two countries in the fields of tourism and culture.

Hurghada Museum designed with latest international standards at a cost of L.E 160 million

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The Hurghada Museum is one of the most prominent projects implemented by the state during the era of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, for the first time, in partnership with the private sector.

Egypt’s Ministry Of Tourism & Antiquities organizes week-long trip for Sinai's talented child Ali Hassan

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 11:46 GMT

This trip comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities' keenness to encourage young Egyptian talents, raise their archaeological awareness, and introduce them to Egypt's tourism potential.

Video: ‘History Keepers’ at Grand Egyptian Museum proud to complete restoration of 55K artifacts

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 - 01:33 GMT

“Egypt is not a historical country. Egypt came before history.” This is how the Egyptian Nobel laureate, writer Naguib Mahfouz, expressed the status of Egyptian civilization and its progress.

President of World Anti-Doping Agency visits National Museum of Egyptian Civilization on June 8

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 12:25 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Witold Bańka, on the sidelines of his official visit to Egypt.

May 26 marks 67th anniversary of discovering Khufu’s Solar Ships by Kamal el-Malakh

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 10:04 GMT

The discovery was made inside two roofed pits at the base of the southern Pyramid of Khufu [Cheops].

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities welcomes Gloria Walker to Egypt

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 02:01 GMT

On May 8, CEO of the Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board Ahmed Yousef received Gloria Walker and her family, who came from Philadelphia, USA, to fulfil the dream of her life, which is to visit Egypt and the Pyramids of Giza with her family.

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.

Multinational delegation residing in Egypt visits Kafr El-Sheikh Museum on April 19

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 04:01 GMT

Kafr El-Sheikh Museum received a multinational delegation of American University faculty members residing in Egypt.

Why were cats so prized in ancient Egypt?

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The ancient Egyptians were famous for their fondness for cats, and this was obvious in the huge number of embalmed cats.

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