During the holy month of Ramadan, the Supreme Council of Antiquities has approved new operating times for all museums and archaeological areas affiliated with the council nationwide.
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.
2000 artifacts were placed inside the museum from different eras, including Pharaonic, Roman, Coptic and Islamic artifacts.
According to the UNESCO website, museums constitute a center for preservation, studies and reflection on heritage and culture. It can no longer remain aloof from the fundamental issues of our time.
Egypt’s Queen Meritamem statue: A masterpiece in Hurghada Museum.
Reservations will be completed through developed windows by activating the electronic payment service by cards, electronic wallets and contactless cards.
The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities began to activate the electronic ticketing system for Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada museums, in addition to the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.
In 2020, and despite the challenges, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities achieved numerous archaeological accomplishments.
The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is currently finalizing work at a number of archaeological museums in preparation for their opening in the upcoming period, as part of the revitalization of Egyptian tourism.
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has completed the preparations for the temporary exhibition of some treasures of King Tutankhamun, which are displayed for the first time in Hurghada Museum.
The Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities decided to temporarily display ten artifacts of Tutankhamun’s belongings in Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, which will be inaugurated 2020.
Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani and Zurab Pololikashvili, secretary-general of the World Tourism Organization, began their tour on Aug. 23 in Hurghada by visiting Hurghada Museum.
Egypt's prime minister Moustafa Madbouly will inaugurate Hurghada Museum on February 29.
Hurghada Museum is scheduled to be inaugurated on January 22, 2020.
Minister of Antiquities Khaled el-Anani inspected on Nov. 17 the latest developments in the Hurghada Museum before its opening in December 2019.
The Ministry of Antiquities will soon complete the facilities for a number of archaeological museums, which are scheduled to launch during 2019.