Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities organizes educational trip for students with special needs to tourist, archaeological sites in Fayoum

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:37 GMT

This comes within the ministry’s keenness to raise awareness of Egypt’s archeological treasures among all segments of society.

9 archaeological coins, brass candlestick confiscated at Cairo International Airport

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:32 GMT

This was stated by Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.

Operation of new electric cars to transport visitors on Luxor’s West Bank launches

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 11:53 GMT

This comes within the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities’ keenness to use modern technology and activate the basics of sustainable tourism to preserve the environment in archaeological sites.

Secrets of King Amenhotep I’s mummy revealed with CT scan for the 1st time

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 10:43 GMT

The secrets of the mummy of King Amenhotep I remained hidden under the scrolls and the funeral face mask until they were recently revealed in the scientific study published on December 28, 2021.

Mostafa Waziri gives lecture on latest archaeological discoveries in Egyptian pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 11:21 GMT

The lecture also focused on shedding light on the archaeological projects currently underway.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities publishes Issue 88 of the Annals of the Supreme Council of Antiquities

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 11:10 GMT

It is worth noting that the current issue is the latest scientific production of the Supreme Council of Antiquities in its periodical.

Gayer-Anderson Museum holds ‘Differently Abled’ exhibition for individuals with special needs

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 10:20 GMT

The museum opened the exhibition "Differently Abled" to display a number of paintings of plastic art for children and adults of special needs.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities attends celebration of 75th anniversary of UNICEF establishment

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:02 GMT

The Pyramids of Giza were lit up for an hour in blue, the official color of the United Nations and UNICEF.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities organizes tour for “Magic on Ice” team to visit Giza Pyramids

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 01:41 GMT

The global event is held for the first time in Egypt and was launched on December 16.

Life returns to the historic village of Hassan Fathy on December 23

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 01:32 GMT

Luxor Governorate is preparing to inaugurate the historic village of Engineer Hassan Fathy in New Gourna following the completion of the first phase of its development and restoration.

Grand Egyptian Museum receives 269 huge artifacts from Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, Saqqara & Ismailia

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 01:12 GMT

The artifacts are set to be prepared to be showcased in the main exhibition halls.

Coptic Museum launches temporary exhibition “A Song of Joy” in celebration of Christmas

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 12:41 GMT

The exhibition will run for three weeks.

Integrated system for electronic gates installed in Giza Pyramids area

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 02:09 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri explained that these gates come as part of an integrated electronic system to enter all archaeological areas and museums.

Contestants of 28th International Competition of the Holy Qur’an visit Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir received a delegation of the contestants participating in the 28th International Competition of the Holy Qur’an, from 40 countries.

Ambassador of Sweden to Egypt, accompanying delegation visit Saqqara Antiquities Area

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The Saqqara Antiquities Area received the Swedish Ambassador to Egypt and the delegation accompanying him.

Discovery of suspected archaeological head in Egypt’s Qena

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 01:52 GMT

A source revealed that one of the workers responsible for lining the canals in the Qift District found the head of a statue and suspected it is an antiquity.

Archeology Magazine chooses discovery of Egypt’s ‘Lost City’ among most important discoveries of 2021

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The city is named “The Rising of Aten” and was discovered by renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass.

Installation of canopy to protect murals in Sohag’s Red Monastery completed

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The project was held in cooperation with the American Research Center.