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Heritage workshop on papyrus making & related arts held at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 12:32 GMT

The participants expressed their admiration of the various models of papyrus displayed to highlight the splendor of ancient Egyptian art throughout the ages.

UNHCR celebrates World Refugee Day at National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 11:22 GMT

On June 26, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat hosted a group of 50 young Syrian, Yemeni, Iraqi and Sudanese refugees.

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.

High-level delegation from European Investment Bank visit National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 10:22 GMT

During the tour, the members of the delegation expressed their happiness with the visit.

April 3 marks one-year anniversary of exceptional Pharaohs’ Golden Parade

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The historic event that the world witnessed on April 3, 2021, in the presence of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, is considered one of the most important historical events ever.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat receives International soprano Farah al-Dibani

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Dibani sang on the most famous theaters in Europe, including the Paris and Berlin Operas

Acquaint yourself with visiting timings of museums, archaeological sites during Ramadan

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 08:56 GMT

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.

Mobile application of National Museum of Egyptian Civilization updated

Sun, 30 Jan 2022 - 01:34 GMT

The initial release of the museum's mobile application took place last December in cooperation with IPMagiX.

Official guests of Egypt amazed by National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The museum received delegations from about 42 countries participating in the Egypt International Exhibition for Military and Defense Industries "EDEX 2021".

First phase of operation of electronic payment systems in Luxor’s archaeological sites launches

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 01:14 GMT

This comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities' strategy for a comprehensive digital transformation of archaeological sites and museums.

Spanish newlyweds enjoy free visit to Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The free visit was granted to them by Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities as a gift for their marriage in Luxor.

NMEC displays costumes, accessories, musical notes & conductor's baton used during Pharaohs’ Golden Parade

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:59 GMT

CEO of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Ahmed Ghoneim explained that the idea of displaying these pieces comes among the new ideas proposed by the museum’s administration.

Zahi Hawass gives lecture on Egypt’s recent archaeological discoveries in Los Angeles, USA

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Hawass said that this event is a strong promotional means for culture and tourism in Egypt.

What artifacts are displayed in the Royal Mummies Hall in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Inside the hall, fifty ancient coffins are displayed. Fifteen of the coffins are displayed for the first time for the public.

Mummy of King Merenptah will be transferred in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade to NMEC

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 01:13 GMT

King Merenptah was the son of the Great Ramses II. He spans back to the 19th Dynasty, New Kingdom era.

Mummy of Queen Hatshepsut will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 03:25 GMT

Hatshepsut’s achievements as a powerful queen and then a ruling pharaoh have made her one of the most famous figures in ancient Egypt history.

Mummy of King Thutmose II will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:04 GMT

This royal mummy will be transported in a magnificent parade, The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, on April 3 from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Mummy of King Thutmose I will be among 22 royal mummies transferred in grand parade

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 03:23 GMT

Thutmose I became king after Amenhotep I died without an heir. He came to the throne around the age of 40.

Enani reviews Egypt’s archaeological accomplishments in 2020 to France 24

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Enani said that among the most prominent recent discoveries was the unearthing of more than 100 coffins sealed more than 2000 years ago, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

In Pics: Rehearsals of transporting Egypt’s royal mummies to the NMEC are ongoing

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 02:23 GMT

Social media users circulated photos documenting the preparations and equipment for transporting 22 royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the place for their permanent display in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fostat.

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