Egyptian civilization

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.

GEM’s team continue to place King Tutankhamun’s artifacts inside its designated halls

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The General Supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum project and the surrounding area Atef Moftah convened with the working team responsible to install artifacts in the two halls of King Tutankhamun.

Video: Khaled el-Nabawy showcases recent developments of archaeologist sites in Egypt

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 03:10 GMT

Numerous historic sites have been recently developed and restored in Egypt.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes visits to 1st “Youth Train” in Luxor

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 01:54 GMT

The “Youth Train” to Luxor was organized in cooperation between the Ministries of Tourism and Antiquities and the Youth and Sports.

Mallawi Museum, the home of ancient deities

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 03:55 GMT

Mallawi Museum announced the selection of the piece of the month through a poll launched on the official page of the Mallawi Museum under the heading “You Choose”.

‘Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism’, slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 02:54 GMT

"Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism" is the slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day, which was chosen by the Arab Tourism Organization. The Arab Tourism Day is celebrated annually on February 25.

‘Impact of Egyptian Civilization on Greek Civilization’ lecture to be held in Egypt’s SCC on Feb. 24

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 03:50 GMT

On February 24, the History and Antiquities Committee of the Supreme Council of Culture is organizing a lecture entitled “The Impact of Egyptian Civilization on Greek Civilization”, at 12 p.m. in the Supreme Council of Culture’s Main Hall.

Incest marriage among ancient Egyptians between reality & myth

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Bassam al-Shamaa, a researcher in Egyptology, confirmed that the common people of ancient Egypt did not know "incestuous marriages", indicating that this was not a common practice during these ages.

Famed British model Naomi Campbell amazed by ancient Egyptian civilization

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The British model heard Hawass speak about his new archaeological discovery of tombs and a temple near the Pyramid of King Teti in the ancient Saqqara area.

2020: Year of Egyptian archaeological discoveries

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

During 2020, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced a set of important archaeological discoveries, which were accomplished through the Egyptian mission.

What was the nature of clothes in the ancient Egyptian civilization?

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Many people imagine that women in the Pharaonic civilization wore short clothes and were almost nude.

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.

Aswan sees leap in visits by media delegations in 2017, 2018

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 07:00 GMT

More than 60 foreign media delegations have visited Egypt’s southern city of Aswan during throughout the two past years.

Zahi Hawass to write History of ancient Egypt encyclopedia

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 - 09:55 GMT

" zahi Hawass writes the history of ancient Egypt" encyclopedia will be launched soon.

Antiquity Ministry granted 23 artificial archaeological samples to a museum in Senegal

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 - 07:04 GMT

Ministry of Antiquities granted a group of artificial archaeological samples to the Museum of African Civilizations in Senegal.

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