Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

Egypt’s artifacts displayed in Czech’s ‘Kings of the Sun’ exhibition return safely on October 14

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 01:08 GMT

The number of visitors exceeded half a million during the exhibition period.

Mohammed Ali Palace in Shubra to be officially re-opened soon

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 12:55 GMT

The palace witnessed rigorous restoration works in the past few months.

Restoration of heads of rams recently discovered in Al-Kebbash Road begins

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 12:30 GMT

The discovery was made while excavating south of the Karnak temples at the gate of Ptolemy III Euergetes.

Transferring Tutankhamun’s 2nd cabin to Grand Egypt Museum completed

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:44 GMT

The restorers and archaeologists of the Grand Egyptian Museum completed the work of transferring and re-installing the second cabin of the Golden King, Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities to launch mobile application for Egypt’s various tourist destinations

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 01:56 GMT

This service is going to make it much easier for anyone seeking to spend a holiday in Egypt to find the right place that caters to their needs.

Coptic Museum to hold “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders’ symposium in celebration of October 6 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 12:37 GMT

On October 6, Egypt’s Coptic Museum is organizing a symposium titled “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders”, under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Training of 68 bazaar owners in Luxor's Esna completed within “Creating Ambassadors” program

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 01:19 GMT

The two-day training program discussed a set of sales skills, dealing with visitors, and pricing.

Members of Union for the Mediterranean visit Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 01:06 GMT

These visits came on the sidelines of their current visit to Egypt to attend the second Ministerial Conference for the Environment of the Mediterranean region.

In Pics: Luxor’s Marina restoration works completed

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 12:39 GMT

The Engineering Authority of Egypt’s Armed Forces began implementing the Luxor Marina development project in November 2019, and it was completed and delivered on October 1, 2021.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities begins restoration works of Saray al-Qubba’s archaeological granite column

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:54 GMT

This project comes within the state’s efforts to renovate the Egyptian squares to show the beauty of their architectural design, and develop public parks.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities launches new sms service for tourists upon arrival to Egyptian airports

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 02:13 GMT

This service targets facilitating direct communication with tourists upon their arrival to Egypt, to provide them with comfort and safety.

In Pics: The miraculous transfer of Abu Simbel Temples in 1968

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The transfer process is considered by many as a miraculous archaeological engineering move.

Restoration of Mohammad Ali Pasha Palace in Shubra completed

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:16 GMT

A specific date will be scheduled for its official opening.

Restoration of Mohammad Ali Mosque to be completed in a month

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 01:14 GMT

The restoration work inside the Mohammad Ali Mosque is carried out solely by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. inspects latest restoration works in Egypt’s Salah al-Din Citadel

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Enani also followed up on the works to develop the services in the area to improve the experience of local and foreign tourists.

All you need to know about Southern Tomb of King Djoser in Saqqara

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The tomb was closed for 15 years and was reopened after completing renovation works on September 14.

Sayed Darwish Theater: One Hundred Years of creativity

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 11:49 GMT

Alexandria Opera’s Sayed Darwish Theater is considered the second oldest opera theater in Egypt after the Khedive Opera.

Port Said Port begins receiving cruise ships after a long hiatus

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 10:48 GMT

The Egyptian Tourism Authority in Port Said received the cruise ship WORLD NAVIGATOR coming from Cyprus.

Southern Tomb of King Djoser opens for visits

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:25 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced opening the southern tomb of King Djoser in Saqqara to visitors.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced soon

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 11:49 GMT

Sources within the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities confirmed that the new discovery will be different from the discoveries that have been recently announced.