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Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities attends launching ceremony of latest publications on history of Egyptian fashion

On November 16, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani, attended the cultural evening organized by one of the local magazines to launch its latest publications on the history of Egyptian fashion, at the Greater Cairo Library in Zamalek.more

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities inaugurates 'Glorified Souls: Honoring Ancestors in Egypt through the Ages' exhibition in Egyptian Museum

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Enani inaugurated a temporary exhibition titled “Glorified Souls: Honoring Ancestors in Egypt through the Ages” at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir in the presence of Nicole Champagne, deputy chief of the American Mission at the US Embassy in Cairo.more

Lonely Planet selects Egypt one of the best 10 destinations for 2022

Lonely Planet names Egypt one day of the best 10 destinations for 2022.more

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities participates in Expo 2020 Dubai

As a continuation of the activities held by the Egyptian pavilion participating in Expo 2020 Dubai, which launched in the beginning of October and will last for 6 months, Assistant Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Lamia Kamel participated in a seminar entitled “Egyptian Tourism: Creating a New Atmosphere for Tourism.”more

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

he restorers and archaeologists of the Grand Egyptian Museum, in cooperation with a national company, completed transferring and re-installing the second cabin of the Golden King Tutankhamun inside the show-case designated for it.more

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

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled El-Enani held a meeting to follow up on the latest updates of the mobile application the ministry intends to launch soon to promote the Egyptian tourist destinations locally and globally.more

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

In coordination with Egypt’s Presidential Office, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has started a project to restore, and assemble the granite column located in Saray al-Qubba Park, shedding light on its historical and archaeological value.more

Restoration of Mohammad Ali Mosque to be completed in a month

Head of the Islamic, Coptic and Jewish Antiquities Sector Osama Talaat said that restoration and development work is underway in the Mohammad Ali Mosque, located inside the Salah al-Din Citadel. Talaat explained that all work inside the mosque is scheduled to be completed within a month.more

Egyptian Museum renovation works include preparing paths for individuals with special needs

Director General of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Sabah Abdel Razzaq said that the development work in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir is going well, and that it will end as scheduled at the end of 2021.more

Egypt gifts replica of Tutankhamun's famed mask to United Nations’ headquarters in Vienna

The United Nations Headquarters in Vienna witnessed the handover ceremony of a replica of Tutankhamun's mask, a gift from Egypt.more

Egyptian Museum to install e-Payment machines for entry tickets

As part of the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry’s strategy for digital transformation, the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square is preparing to operate e-payment machines for museum entry tickets this week, which will replace the manual ticket payment system.more

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass promotes Egypt’s latest archaeological discoveries in Cortona, Italy

On September 2, the mayor of the archaeological city of Cortona, Italy, received Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass, to speak about the recent archaeological discoveries in Egypt, especially the Golden City in Luxor.more

Steel frame to be used for assembling Second Khufu Solar Ship in Grand Egyptian Museum

Assistant Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Archaeological Affairs at the Grand Egyptian Museum El-Tayeb Abbas said that the condition of the wood of the Second Khufu Solar Ship differs from that of the first ship wood.more

Gov't: 28 more countries to benefit from tourist e-visa service

Egypt added 28 more countries that could obtain an electronic tourist visa through the newly-launched e-visa portal.more

Second Khufu Solar Ship to be restored live before visitors at Egypt’s Grand Museum

Assistant Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Archaeological Affairs at the Grand Egyptian Museum Al-Tayeb Abbas said that the Grand Egyptian Museum’s visitors will see the restoration work of the second Khufu Solar Ship in action, during their visit to the museum.more

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities uploads video documenting transfer process of Khufu’s First Solar Ship to Grand Egyptian Museum

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities uploads a video documenting the transfer process of Khufu’s Solar Ship to the Grand Egyptian Museum.more

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes trip for academically outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate

The office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in the city of Arish organized a three-day trip for 25 outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate to visit the tourist and archaeological sites in Cairo.more

Egypt ranks 2nd in list of Czech’s favorite tourist destinations for summer 2021

​According to the report published by the Czech website Prague Morning, Egypt ranked second in the list of Czech citizens' favorite tourist destinations for the summer 2021.more

Egypt’s government denies demolishing Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

The Media Center of the Council of Ministers revealed that in light of what was circulated about the demolition of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir after the opening of the Grand Egyptian Museum, the Center communicated with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, which denied the news.more

Time magazine chooses Cairo among 100 greatest destinations worldwide

The American Time magazine, in its annual classification, chose Cairo to be among the list of the 100 greatest destinations in the world for the year 2021.more

Enani participates in 5th annual conference of ‘Al-Ahram Al-Iqtisadi’

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled El-Enani participated in the opening session of the fifth edition of the annual conference.more

ISESCO approves registration of Egypt’s Shali City, Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, Baron Palace on its heritage list

At its last meeting in Rabat, Morocco, the Heritage Committee of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) approved the registration of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, the city of Shali in Siwa Oasis and the Baron Palace in Heliopolis, on its heritage list.more

Dr Khaled El-Elnany is the keynote speaker in the round table discussion organized by the German NUMOV in Berlin

Under the title “Egypt” Dr Khaled El-Elnany Minister of Tourism and Antiquities was the keynote speaker in the round table discussion organized by the German Near and Middle East Association NUMOV, held today in Berlin.more

The Minister meets with the Resident Coordinator of the UN in Egypt

The Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Dr Khaled El-Enany met Ms Elena Panova, Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Egypt, who recently assumed office.more

The NMEC hosts the ceremony of announcing the winners of the 13th photography competition of the EU in Egypt

In a ceremony at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC), the European Union (EU) in Egypt presented the results of its 13th annual photography competition, held in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the Ministry of Environment and the State Ministry of Information.more

Restoration of the renovated wooden flap of the Ablution fountain Dome of Sultan Hassan Mosque finished yesterday

The restoration of the renovated wooden flap of the Ablution fountain dome of Sultan Hassan Mosque is almost complete.more

Egypt elected president of the Middle East Regional Committee in the World Tourism Organization

Egypt won the presidency of the Middle East Regional Committee of the World Tourism Organization at its next session. This was during the elections held during the 47th meeting of the committee, which is held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.more

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities visits Virgin Mary's Tree

This morning, Dr. Khaled El-Enany, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities visited Virgin Mary's Tree in Matareya to follow up on the development of the tree and its surrounding area. It was one of the points of the journey of the Holy Family in Egypt.more

The Minister follows up on renovations in the Citadel of Saladin

Dr. Khaled El-Enany, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, followed olio on the restoration work of Mohammed Ali Mosque and the Clock Tower in the Citadel of Saladin in Cairo.more

In celebration of World Museums Day, the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities and The Minister of Civil Aviation open the Cairo International Airport Museums

 light of the celebration of International Museum Day, which falls on May 18th each year, Dr. Khaled El-Enany, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, and pilot Mohamed Manar, Minister of Civil Aviation, inaugurated the Cairo International Airport Museum, which is found in Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 at Cairo International Airport.more