egyptian history

Explore the world of essential oils, ointments in Ancient Egypt

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Written accounts indicate that the inhabitants of ancient Egyptian cities experienced a wide range of odors.

Mummification Museum in Luxor highlights art of mummification in ancient Egypt

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 01:47 GMT

Ancient Egyptians believed in the importance of preserving the body after death to ensure immortality in the afterlife.

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.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 68 ancient artifacts

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The 68 artifacts include 16 pieces from the treasures of the Golden King Tutankhamun.

Russian University for Humanities grants honorary doctorate to Egyptologist Zahi Hawass

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 12:05 GMT

The university’s president handed Hawass two doctoral degrees in Russian and English.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities uploads video documenting transfer process of Khufu’s First Solar Ship to Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 01:54 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry Of Tourism & Antiquities uploads a video documenting the transfer process of Khufu’s Solar Ship to the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Egypt’s Ministers of Civil Aviation, Tourism & Antiquities discuss mechanisms to stimulate tourism, domestic aviation

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 02:26 GMT

Linking the tourist destinations nationwide with each other will create an integrated tourism product for the first time in Egypt.

Egypt receives its tourists with roses, souvenirs

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 02:05 GMT

On August 1, the office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in Luxor received the first charter flights coming from France to Luxor.

Foreign site sheds light on hieroglyphics: Used until 4th century AD

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 02:59 GMT

Hieroglyphs were carved on stone walls more than 5,000 years ago, and were used until the 4th century AD.

Time magazine chooses Cairo among 100 greatest destinations worldwide

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The American Time magazine, in its annual classification, chose Cairo to be among the list of the 100 greatest destinations in the world for the year 2021.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization continues to receive ministers, officials & public figures

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 02:03 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization continues to receive ministers, officials and public figures from Egypt and all over the world.

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.

74 nationalities can apply for tourist e-visa to Egypt

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:04 GMT

Applying for a tourist e-visa to Egypt has now become a very simple process.

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 tourism promotion campaign targeting Arab market resumes for 2nd month

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 01:59 GMT

In one month, the campaign reached 20 million internet users in the GCC countries.

Mallawi Museum brought back to life during tenure of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 02:08 GMT

The museum was closed after being vandalized and looted in August 2013 by the terrorist Brotherhood.

Hawass returns from a 2 day-visit to the Russian Federation

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:46 GMT

During the visit, Hawass met with the Russian Minister of Culture and spoke about the recent archaeological discoveries in Egypt.

3rd Egyptian Heritage Month kicks off in Ontario

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 11:12 GMT

The Legislative Assembly of Ontario has approved a resolution to recognize July of every year as the Egyptian Heritage Month in the province.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. convenes with Ukrainian media delegation visiting Egypt

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 01:20 GMT

During the meeting, Enani welcomed the delegation, stressing that Egypt is an ideal destination for those looking for a safe and enjoyable travel experience throughout the year.

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.

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