Egyptology

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, 118 years as a beacon of Egyptology & Egyptian antiquities

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:15 GMT

The world’s most extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities are gathered at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities, Charles University to honor renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass on Nov. 7

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and Charles University in Prague will honor the renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, due to his enriching contributions and achievements in the field of Egyptology.

Is it a common mistake to call the ancient Egyptian civilization the Pharaonic civilization?

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The description of "Pharaonic" has become the common name for our ancient civilization, which is one of the oldest, most influential and important civilizations on Earth.

Vienna: Showcasing Egyptian Women in Antiquity

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 11:08 GMT

Most Egyptian papyri purchased by foreign antiquity dealers discuss science and medicine, while Egypt keeps most religious papyri and manuscripts.

Hawass gave a lecture in Serbia on Egyptian antiquities

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 03:08 GMT

Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass gave a lecture on the Egyptian antiquities in Serbia, in the presence of the former Ambassador of Serbia to Egypt and about 1000 spectators.

12th International Congress of Egyptologists launched on Nov. 3

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 07:01 GMT

The ministry held a gala dinner at the Giza Pyramids that was attended by four ministers and 600 archaeologists from all over the world.

Exhibition highlights Egyptology in Czech Republic

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The exhibition, held in Prague and Cairo, sheds light on the 20th century work of Czech in Egyptology and the works of the Czech Institute of Egyptology (CIE).

Egypt announces tomb discovery at Luxor’s Draa Abul Naga necropolis

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The tomb dates back to the 18th Dynasty [1549/1550 to 1292 BC] and is considered one of the largest discovered tombs in the site, said the minister of antiquities.

Six tombs dating back to the Old Kingdom uncovered in Aswan

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 08:49 GMT

The English Archaeological Mission of the University of Birmingham working on Hawa Dome project in Aswan succeeded in uncovering six tombs of different sizes dating back to the Old Kingdom.

Six tombs dating back to the Old Kingdom uncovered in Aswan

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 - 03:49 GMT

The English Archaeological Mission of the University of Birmingham working on Hawa Dome project in Aswan succeeded in uncovering six tombs of different sizes dating back to the Old Kingdom.

Egypt is safe, the Belgium Royal family visit is evidence: Hawass

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 01:34 GMT

The family visited many archaeological sites.

Italy to grant Zahi Hawass Social Commitment award

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 12:22 GMT

The Italian Culture and Solidarity Association announced will award the famed Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass the Social Commitment award.

Huge archaeological building uncovered in Mit Rahina

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 12:42 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission in Mit Rahina discovered a huge archaeological building in Demerdash basin area located 400 km north of Mit Rahina Museum.

Egyptian archeological mission discovers sphinx statue in Aswan

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 - 02:08 GMT

The statue was discovered by the Egyptian archaeological mission working on the project of reducing the groundwater level in the Temple of KomOmbo.

Egypt opens tomb dating back to 6th dynasty for tourists

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 06:59 GMT

For the first time since it has been discovered in 1940, a tomb belongs to an pharonic animal hunter called Mehu, was opened for the tourists in the city of Sakkara, Giza.

Egyptian-French mission discovers one of the oldest villages in Nile Delta

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 - 02:32 GMT

An Egyptian-French mission has discovered one of the oldest villages ever located in the Nile Delta.

Egyptian-Italian ties portrayed at the Egyptian Museum

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 11:19 GMT

Enany and Milanesi visited the temporary exhibition that hosts important artifacts uncovered by Italian excavations in Egyptian archaeological sites.

Anani inspected on Saturday Abydos archaeological site

Sun, 05 Aug 2018 - 01:29 GMT

Anani inspected on Saturday Abydos archaeological site.

Important facts about Alexandria’s ancient sarcophagus

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 01:08 GMT

The ex-dean of the Faculty of Archelogy Mohamed Hamza revealed to Egypt Today some important facts about the sarcophagus that was unearthed in Alexandria.

Famine Stela: A piece of Pharaonic diary

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 04:36 GMT

The Stela demonstrates a religious conflict between Khnum priests and goddess Isis’ clergymen, said General Director of Aswan Antiquities Ahmed Saleh.

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