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Egypt’s GEM, Museum of Civilization ‘biggest gift to the world’: Tourism Min.

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

He noted that the cost of developing the National Museum of Civilization amounted to L.E. 600 million.

President Sisi inaugurates Sphinx, New Administrative Capital airports

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.

Government relocation to New Capital, Grand Egyptian Museum opening pushed to 2021

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The inauguration of national mega projects in Egypt was postponed to 2021.

KSA grants Egypt piece of Kaaba covering to be displayed in new museum

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Egypt handed the Egyptian tourism minister a piece of the Kaaba Kiswah (covering) as a present, to be placed in the new museum in the New Administrative Capital, east of Cairo.

241 buildings demolished in Ain Al Sira, families relocated

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 01:00 GMT

There is a plan to turn the area into a tourist attraction.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir celebrates International Museum Day

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 03:15 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will present a collection of artifacts that shed light on ancient customs and traditions, linking them to modern day traditions.

Sisi, Macron discuss Syria, Libya, Palestinian Cause, Africa

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Both leaders also discussed bilateral relations. Macron announced joint electric cars project.

Remembering Ihsan Abdel Quddous on his Centennial birthday

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 11:13 GMT

On the Centennial birthday of veteran late writer Ihsan Abdel Quddous, YOUM7 visited his house, which is now a museum that contains items that are a hundred years old.

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 - 12:42 GMT

Senegal has opened one of Africa’s largest art collections, one of a series of new museums on the continent.

Part two...the most prominent artistic moments in 2018

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 12:04 GMT

Egypt Today will provide its readers on two parts the most prominent artistic and cultural events in 2018.

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 10:31 GMT

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization.

The National Museum receives 800 artifacts

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 01:49 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received 800 antiquities that previously resided in the Grand Museum in Tahrir. These are the last pieces of a total of 6559 antiquities previously transferred in several stages.

Maintenance of High Dam completed at LE30 million

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 10:34 GMT

The General Authority for the High Dam Lake Development has almost finished maintenance works that started in July at a budget of LE30 million ($1.7 million).

Whizzpopping worlds collide at Roald Dahl Museum

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 - 08:46 GMT

Author Roald Dahl dreamed up worlds that have enchanted youngsters across the globe.

Antiquities Ministry seeks truth on status of Egyptian artifacts at burned Brazil museum

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 02:46 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Moustafa el Waziri expressed regret over the incident.

Egyptian official regrets great loss of Rio de Janeiro Museum

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 12:23 GMT

Egypt regretted the great historical loss of Brazil's 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro which was hit by a massive fire late Sunday.

The museum of Sohag in numbers

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 - 02:50 GMT

The word ‘museum’ means a place of art and archeology. The Museum of Sohag is a landmark in the history of its citizens in Sohag, not only for one generation but it has been so for three successive generations – for 30 years.

Chariot transfer shows world Egypt, GEM are safe: Enany

Sun, 06 May 2018 - 08:46 GMT

Enany declared that the transfer of the sixth chariot of Tutankhamun to the Grand Egyptian Museum sent plenty of messages to the whole world.

LIVE: Egypt moves King Tutankhamun's last historic chariot to GEM

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 08:44 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities announced during a press conference on Saturday the transporting of the last military wheel of King Tutankhamun to the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) in Giza

Louvre Abu Dhabi's opening season continues

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 - 08:48 GMT

Louvre Abu Dhabi's opening season continues, with exciting new events such as a lecture on Modern artist Ibrahim El-Salahi and a performance by the band Via Sophiatown on April 18.

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