Egyptian Heritage

Egypt’s National Folk Troupe to perform in Al-Ghoury Creativity Center on October 14

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 01:43 GMT

The troupe will present a selection of folkloric dances that highlight the Egyptian character and the authentic Egyptian heritage.

Reda Folklore Troupe to perform in El-Balloon Theater on Sept. 30

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:14 GMT

The troupe will present numerous folklore performances.

National Folklore Troupe to perform in Al-Ghoury Dome Creativity Center on Sept. 23

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The troupe is led by director Hani Al-Nabulsi, and will present a group of shows.

Egypt’s culture min. announces accepting students for 3rd batch of ‘Industrialists of Egypt’

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:18 GMT

Abdel Dayem said that the initiative's first and second batches fulfilled its goals to create a new generation of innovators in the field of traditional crafts.

Photos of Antique Coins Confiscated in Failed Smuggling Attempt

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 02:36 GMT

The archaeological unit, in cooperation with the Customs Department at Cairo International Airport’s passengers' building no.2, has successfully stopped an attempt to smuggle 34 antique coins found in the possession of a passenger.

Al-Sennari House to hold ‘Egypt Heritage & Civilization’ culturama on August 9 - 24

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 01:07 GMT

The shows review the history of Egypt over 5000 years.

Nile Ensemble for Music & Folk Singing to perform in Beit Al-Suhaimi Creativity Center on Aug.1

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The concert’s program includes a variety of folklore and heritage songs, in addition to the famous Tanoura dance.

‘Al-Serah Al-Helaleyah’ celebration to be held in Al-Sennari House on July 22

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 02:34 GMT

The concert comes, according to the organizers, in light of the interest in reviving folklore to strengthen ties between the past, present and future.

Egypt’s culture min. announces launching 3rd edition of ‘Industrialists of Egypt’ initiative

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Abdel Dayem said that the initiative contributed to restoring traditional and heritage crafts, in addition to creating a new generation of skilled craftsmen.

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.

Official guests of Egypt visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 02:34 GMT

During the past three days, guests of Egypt, including ministers, officials and public figures from a number of countries, visited the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

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.

Egyptian Heritage Month in Canada to be held under Madbouli's sponsorship

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 03:07 GMT

The Egyptian Heritage Month in Canada will be held under the sponsorship of Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli as an important event aiming at getting the Canadian community acquainted with the Egyptian civilization and cultural legacy.

Egypt’s SCC launches ‘Playing & Singing on the Semsemeya Instrument’ competition

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The competition is launched in implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals within the plan to promote cultural heritage.

Egypt's Min. of Culture documents church theater performances with Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 04:13 GMT

This comes in implementation of the directives of the Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem to document and preserve the Egyptian theatrical heritage.

National Library & Archives receives valuable possessions of late Sheikh Nofal Abdel Gawad Nofal

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The collection includes the personal papers and academic certificates of Sheikh Nofal granted by King Fouad, as well as other papers that belong to his wife, and a number of documents, folders and notebooks.

Minya Culture Palace presents folk troupe performances

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 03:07 GMT

The Folklore Troupe at the Minya Culture Palace gave an artistic performance, according to a statement issued by the palace Wednesday.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture to hold cultural evening on documenting intangible cultural heritage on Jan. 21

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture’s Storytelling Committee organizes a cultural evening within the activities of the "Tawasul" series.

In Pics: Egypt's currency, a daily hand-to-hand brochure of its landmarks, artifacts

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 03:19 GMT

Each country in the world aim to produce a distinguished currency unique to its heritage and culture, depicting some of its landmarks or anything else the nation may be known for.

Qubbat al-Ghoury Creativity Center hosts concert for National Folklore Troupe on Nov. 15

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 04:16 GMT

The Qubbat al-Ghoury Creativity Center - affiliated to the Cultural Development Fund Sector - will host a concert for the National Folklore Troupe of the Artistic House for Folk and Performing Arts, on November 15 at 7 p.m.