Egyptian civilization

Restoration work on Great Pillar Hall at Karnak Temples resumes

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The restoration of columns No. 59 and 68 has begun.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir houses unique group statue of King Menkaure

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:18 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras.

How did ancient Egyptians portray wild animals?

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Ancient Egyptians considered wild animals to be great natural forces.

Unearthing remains of building in Egypt’s Abusir may lead to one of four Lost Temples of the Sun from Fifth Dynasty

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 03:14 GMT

Preliminary studies indicate that it may be one of the four lost sun temples of the Fifth Dynasty known from historical sources, which has not yet been revealed.

Pharaonic Enchanted Basin, Rosetta Stone displayed in exhibition at British Museum

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 11:50 GMT

The black granite basin covered with hieroglyphs is known as the Enchanted Basin and dates back to around 600 BC.

10 timeless objects invented by ancient Egyptians

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 12:06 GMT

The legacy of the ancient Egyptian civilization lives on through the wealth of the majestic antiquities, written documents, and art it left behind.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir houses unique statue of King Khafre

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 12:47 GMT

ET sheds light on the statue of King Khafre, builder of the second largest pyramid in Giza.

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.

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