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On top of GEM, Egypt’s Tourism Ministry to inaugurate 4 museums in 2021
Archaeology

On top of GEM, Egypt’s Tourism Ministry to inaugurate 4 museums in 2021

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities aims to inaugurate several projects in 2021, including four museums with a total…
Egypt announces discovery of limestone sarcophagus and ushabti statues more than 2,500 years old
Archaeology

Egypt announces discovery of limestone sarcophagus and ushabti statues more than 2,500 years old

A limestone sarcophagus and numerous ushabti funeral statuettes were discovered in Minya by an Egyptian archaeological mission headed by the…
Egypt concludes Eliyahu Hanavi synagogue restoration, inauguration in January
Archaeology

Egypt concludes Eliyahu Hanavi synagogue restoration, inauguration in January

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced on Friday that restoration work for the Eliyahu Hanavi synagogue in Alexandria has…
Egypt begins moving Luxor sphinxes to Tahrir Square
Archaeology

Egypt begins moving Luxor sphinxes to Tahrir Square

Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry on Friday has begun moving four of the sphinxes in Luxor’s Karnak Temple, relocating them to Tahrir…
Rare granite statue for King Ramesses II uncovered in Giza
Science

Rare granite statue for King Ramesses II uncovered in Giza

Archeologists in Egypt have uncovered a pink statue belonging to the famed ancient ruler King Ramesses II near the Giza…
Egypt to register Torah scrolls, other synagogue relics as antiquities
Science

Egypt to register Torah scrolls, other synagogue relics as antiquities

The Supreme Council of Antiquities in Egypt has approved registering 13 artifacts, including Torah scrolls, candlesticks and lanterns, belonging to…
Photos – Royal pharaonic sphinx uncovered in Tuna al-Gabal
Archaeology

Photos – Royal pharaonic sphinx uncovered in Tuna al-Gabal

An Egyptian archaeological mission has uncovered a small royal statue of a Sphinx during archaeological survey work in Tuna al-Gabal…
Partial collapse of Saint Fana Monastery’s wall kills 3, injures 4
Egypt

Partial collapse of Saint Fana Monastery’s wall kills 3, injures 4

Three people were killed and four others injured after a wall collapsed in the Monastery of Saint Fana, southwest of…
Restoration of Djoser pyramid in Saqqara complete: Antiquities Ministry
Archaeology

Restoration of Djoser pyramid in Saqqara complete: Antiquities Ministry

Restoration work at Djoser pyramid in the Saqqara archaeological site has been completed and will be opened within the next…
Remains of archaeological temple found in Benha
Egypt

Remains of archaeological temple found in Benha

Archaeologists in Qalyubiya governorate have discovered the remains of an ancient temple in the Al-Ahram area of ​​Benha. The uncovered…
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