Egyptian Artifacts

Ancient Egyptian offering table housed in Hurghada Museum

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

The artifact is a stone slab where various food and drinks can be placed to be consumed by the deceased or the deity.

Relocating artifacts in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to highlight its splendor

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 01:11 GMT

Among these artifacts are the statues of Kings Djoser, Khufu [Cheops], Khafre, and Menkaure, the two Meidum Geese paintings, and the blue Egyptian faience.

Surgical scalpel proves progress in surgeries, medicine in Islamic Egypt

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 12:01 GMT

In this article ET sheds light on an artifact, a surgical scalpel that was found among a set of surgical tools.

The immortal Narmer Palette

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The Narmer Palette is made of green schist stone.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities participates in National Conference of Australian Museums and Galleries 2022 in Perth

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 11:31 GMT

The conference witnessed the participation of more than 400 directors and curators of international museums and specialists in museum education and museum exhibitions.

Queen Hatshepsut’s head statue housed in Sharm El-Sheikh Museum

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 12:39 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.

'Beyond King Tut' exhibition in Canada highlights the history of Tutankhamun

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 12:35 GMT

The exhibition was developed in partnership with the National Geographic Society and commemorates the centenary of one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time.

Mummified hunting dog rests in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 11:28 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir contains a large collection of artifacts.

King Ramses II's gold bracelets on display at National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 01:26 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.

Egypt’s Royal Jewelry Museum houses unique elephant masterpiece

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:21 GMT

The elephant is a one of one and there is no other piece like it in the world.

Egypt succeeds in retrieving 5,151 artifacts in 2021

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 12:47 GMT

The Egyptian state attaches great importance to recovering smuggled Egyptian antiquities.

5 Egyptian artifacts confiscated in New York

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:13 GMT

Among the artifacts seized is the Fayum Mummy Portrait.

Egypt’s NMEC houses unique holy Qur’an box made of precious metals

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 01:09 GMT

This box is unique as it is made of wood, copper, gold and silver.

Antiquities smuggler involved in selling an Egyptian sarcophagus to an international museum arrested

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 01:10 GMT

Dib was the main player in the illegal smuggling of the Egyptian sarcophagus and its sale to the Metropolitan Museum.

The Travel Website: Egypt comes among top 10 countries with most beautiful tourist attractions

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 12:40 GMT

The site explained that Egypt possesses countless archaeological and tourist sites that distinguish it from any other place in the world.

Egyptian Museum renovation works include preparing paths for individuals with special needs

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 02:30 GMT

Currently, the museum is being provided with guiding boards and seating for visitors.

Egypt ranks 2nd in list of Czech’s favorite tourist destinations for summer 2021

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 02:46 GMT

According to the report published by the Czech website Prague Morning, Egypt ranked second in the list of Czech citizens' favorite tourist destinations for the summer of 2021.

Time magazine chooses Cairo among 100 greatest destinations worldwide

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The American Time magazine, in its annual classification, chose Cairo to be among the list of the 100 greatest destinations in the world for the year 2021.

2nd outlet for Konouz Archaeological Replicas Factory to open in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 12:53 GMT

The archaeological reproductions factory was opened last March to be the first factory for archaeological replicas in Egypt and the Middle East.

Fruitful cooperation between Egypt, Japan in restoring Second Khufu Solar Ship, transfer of antiquities

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 12:26 GMT

Ambassador of Japan to Cairo Noke Masaki expressed his appreciation of the fruitful cooperation between the two countries in the fields of tourism and culture.