Egyptian civilization

New York’s Metropolitan Museum houses Egyptian artifacts collected over 35 years

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 - 02:07 GMT

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is one of the most famous museums in the world.

Ancient burial sites in Egypt reveal tattooed mummies

Sun, 13 Nov 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The tattoo designs found on mummies and clay figurines are likely related to the ancient Egyptian deity Bes.

Did ancient Egyptians use anesthesia in their medical practices?

Sun, 13 Nov 2022 - 11:37 GMT

From the dawn of history, ancient Egyptians understood that disease could be cured by medicine.

The mystery of the Great Sphinx

Thu, 10 Nov 2022 - 02:03 GMT

The statue of the Great Sphinx is one of the masterpieces of the ancient Egyptian civilization.

Restoration work on Great Pillar Hall at Karnak Temples resumes

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The restoration of columns No. 59 and 68 has begun.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir houses unique group statue of King Menkaure

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:18 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras.

How did ancient Egyptians portray wild animals?

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Ancient Egyptians considered wild animals to be great natural forces.

Unearthing remains of building in Egypt’s Abusir may lead to one of four Lost Temples of the Sun from Fifth Dynasty

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 03:14 GMT

Preliminary studies indicate that it may be one of the four lost sun temples of the Fifth Dynasty known from historical sources, which has not yet been revealed.

Pharaonic Enchanted Basin, Rosetta Stone displayed in exhibition at British Museum

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 11:50 GMT

The black granite basin covered with hieroglyphs is known as the Enchanted Basin and dates back to around 600 BC.

10 timeless objects invented by ancient Egyptians

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 12:06 GMT

The legacy of the ancient Egyptian civilization lives on through the wealth of the majestic antiquities, written documents, and art it left behind.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir houses unique statue of King Khafre

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 12:47 GMT

ET sheds light on the statue of King Khafre, builder of the second largest pyramid in Giza.

British exhibition traces identity of Egyptian workers in Tutankhamun's tomb discovery

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:49 GMT

A new exhibition in England is shedding light on the Egyptian workers who made the discovery possible.

American pop rock band Maroon 5 visit Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 05:26 GMT

During the visit, the band members expressed their fascination with the ancient Egyptian treasures housed in the museum.

Within 7 years, Egypt’s Grand Museum is 80% completed

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 01:58 GMT

ET reviews the latest updates on the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Fun facts about ancient Egyptians

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The ancient Egyptian civilization is one of the oldest, most fascinating civilization known to man.

Luxor’s Valley of the Kings: The final resting place for the kings of the 18th, 19th and 20th Dynasties

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 12:23 GMT

The Valley of the Kings is divided into the eastern and western valleys.

British study: Ancient Egyptians used barley drinks different from those used nowadays

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The researchers analyzed fragments of the pottery found at Hierakonpolis, an ancient city and current archaeological site in southern Egypt.

Acquaint yourself with Luxor's Al-Kebbash Road

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 01:50 GMT

Al-Kebbash Road is the road that connects the Luxor Temple with the Karnak Temples.

Tourist group of 1st charter flight from Spain to Luxor resume tourist program in Cairo

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 01:49 GMT

The Spanish tourist group was keen to travel to Cairo to visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and enjoy the unique artifacts housed in the museum.

Egypt’s PM inspects restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor in preparation for grand opening ceremony

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inspected the works of the restoration project of Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor [Rams Road], as well as the ongoing works in Karnak and Luxor temples.

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