Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

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.

Tutankhamun's 3rd shrine arrives at the Grand Egyptian Museum

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 03:53 GMT

A month after receiving and placing the fourth shrine of King Tutankhamun in its display case in the hall dedicated to the Golden King’s treasures in the Grand Egyptian Museum, the museum received Tutankhamun’s third shrine.

What artifacts are displayed in the Royal Mummies Hall in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Inside the hall, fifty ancient coffins are displayed. Fifteen of the coffins are displayed for the first time for the public.

On World Heritage Day: Royal Mummies Hall of NMEC officially receives visitors

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 12:54 GMT

The Royal Mummies Hall of Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization opens its door to visitors in line with the celebrations of World Heritage Day, which falls on April 18.

NMEC’s Mummies Hall receives visitors on World Heritage Day

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 03:21 GMT

Fourteen of the Royal Mummies were placed in two display boxes in NMEC's Mummies Hall, in preparation for receiving visitors on World Heritage Day which falls on April 18, 2021.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on preliminary list of World Heritage Sites

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:55 GMT

The World Heritage Committee of the United Nation’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has included the Egyptian Museum in its tentative list of World Heritage sites.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir is able to thrive as new museums emerge: Egypt’s tourism minister

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir has dazzled the world since 1902. Work is now underway to develop it in cooperation with the European Union.

April 3: Mummy of King Ramses III to be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 03:39 GMT

King Ramses III is the last of the great “warrior pharaohs” of the New Kingdom.

April 3: Mummy of King Siptah to be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:44 GMT

King Siptah was appointed to the throne of Egypt as a boy, placed there by a powerful official named Bay.

April 3: Mummy of King Seti II will be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 12:46 GMT

The mummy of King Seti II, the fifth pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, was discovered in 1898 in the Tomb of Amenhotep II (KV 35) in Valley of the Kings, Luxor.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to temporarily close on April 3

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:56 GMT

In light of The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will temporarily close its doors to visitors on April 3, provided that the period of reception of visitors extends on April 2, until 7:00 p.m. instead of 5:00 pm.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization launches official website, online ticketing platform

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 11:34 GMT

Through the website, visitors can book entry tickets at the comfort of their homes, look at various artifacts and a lot more! The website is a digital window to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.

Mummy of King Seti I will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:30 GMT

One of the most beautiful and best-preserved of the royal sepulchers is the tomb of Seti I in the Valley of the Kings, with wall decorations in vivid colors.

Mummy of King Ramses II will be transferred in Pharaohs' Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:15 GMT

King Ramses II signed the first known peace treaty in history with the Hittites and was remembered as a great warrior.

Official page of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, online ticketing platform launches on March 31

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 09:09 GMT

The page showcases a number of the most important archaeological holdings displayed in the museum that explain different eras

Final touches placed in NMEC in preparation for Pharaoh's Golden Parade on April 3

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 01:22 GMT

22 kings from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will be heading to their permanent residence in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

55,000 year-old skeletal remains to be exhibited in National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 03:51 GMT

The 55,000 year-old skeleton, which is considered the oldest skeleton in Egypt, will be exhibited in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.

Mummy of King Amenhotep II will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 03:56 GMT

King Amenhotep II was remembered as a great sportsman.

Mummy of King Thutmose III will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:53 GMT

Discovered in the Deir el-Bahari Cache (TT 320), west of Luxor in 1881, the mummy of the king will be transferred with the royal mummies in The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the NMEC on April 3, 2021.

Crew of French amphibious helicopter 'Mistral' visits Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara & Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The crew members toured the Giza Pyramids' archeological site, where they visited the Great Pyramids, the Panorama area and the Sphinx area.

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