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Re-installation of King Tutankhamun's 3rd shrine at Egypt's Grand Museum completed

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 02:36 GMT

General Supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum and the surrounding area Atef Miftah explained that the installation of the shrine took about 14 hours of precise work.

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.

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass announces discovery of Luxor’s ‘Lost City’

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Its history spans back to the reign of King Amenhotep III. The city continued to be used by King Tutankhamun, that is, 3000 years ago.

105 showcases allocated for King Tutankhamun's artifacts in the Grand Egyptian Museum

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 02:00 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum contains a huge amount of artifacts, which exceed 50 thousand pieces.

Waziry, Abbas follow up on work progress of King Tutankhamun halls in Grand Egyptian Museum

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 01:37 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziry and Assistant Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Archaeological Affairs at the Grand Egyptian Museum Al-Tayeb Abbas, followed up on the progress of work in the exhibition halls of the treasures of King Tutankhamun.

What happens to Tutankhamun’s belongings that remain in Tahrir’s Egyptian Museum?

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 04:36 GMT

These pieces will be transferred successively, as they do not need restoration.

Grand Egyptian Museum’s restorers succeed in restoring Tutankhamun’s war shield

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 04:50 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum contains a huge amount of artifacts, which exceed 50,000 pieces, among them the entire collection of King Tutankhamun.

The British Telegraph: King Tutankhamun's mask a must-see tourist icon

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 11:06 GMT

The British Telegraph: King Tutankhamun's mask a must-see tourist icon

Video: GEM restoration lab successfully restores Tutankhamun’s scarf

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 02:55 GMT

The restoration centers of the Grand Egyptian Museum completed the restoration of a scarf discovered inside the tomb of Tutankhamun.

All you need to know about the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1923

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 05:17 GMT

On February 16, 1923, Howard Carter was the first person in more than 3000 years to set foot in the room that contained the ark of Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s Grand Museum receives artifacts from Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:38 GMT

The artifacts were placed in wooden boxes and include a collection of personal antiquities of King Tutankhamun.

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.

Know about Egyptian Museum's artifacts to be transferred to NMEC

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 02:59 GMT

A few artifacts located in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir are to be transferred to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Acquaint Yourself with 5 ancient Egyptian tombs discovered with entire belongings

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 01:54 GMT

The tomb of the golden boy that ruled Egypt was not the only one that was discovered containing its full belongings. Archaeologists found many complete pharaonic tombs.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. authorizes 50% discount for entry tickets to Tutankhamun's tomb in Luxor

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 01:26 GMT

The discount comes in celebration of the 98th anniversary of the discovery of the tomb of the Golden King.

Video: Restoration of wooden statue of Horemheb in Egypt’s Grand Museum

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:20 GMT

The whole world is highly anticipating the opening of the Grand Egyptian Museum as it houses a large number of artifacts, and a complete display of King Tutankhamun's collection.

Did Egypt send an official letter to retrieve Nefertiti's head statue?

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 02:40 GMT

Renowned Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said that what was reported by Brigitte Goebzel regarding Nefertiti’s head statue is far from the truth.

How jewelry, glass, pottery are restored in GEM?

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Nisreen Atef Kharboush, head of the inorganic antiquities laboratory at the Grand Egyptian Museum, said that the laboratory is responsible for restoring and maintaining a variety of inorganic antiquities, which are not of plant or animal origin.

VIDEO: Enjoy a tour inside GEM's Wood Antiquities Restoration Lab

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 01:35 GMT

Vice President of the Wood Antiquities Laboratory at the Grand Egyptian Museum Ahmed Abd Rabbo said that the GEM’s Wood Antiquities Laboratory is one of the most important laboratories in the Middle East region.

King Tutankhamun’s tomb never runs out of surprises

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 05:36 GMT

Recently, a scarf was recently discovered in King Tutankhamun’s tomb, and is now safely located in the Conservation Center of the Grand Egyptian Museum.

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