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Museum of Islamic Art to display replicas in Cairo's Metro stations

The photo and replicas exhibition at Opera Metro station aims to increase archaeological awareness among Egyptians

Nevine El-Aref , Wednesday 21 Feb 2018
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The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) organised a photo and replicas exhibition of its treasured collection at the Opera Metro station in collaboration with the Metro company and Ministry of Transportation.

Elham Salah, head of the Museums Sector at the Ministry of Antiquities, told Ahram Online that the exhibition is a new initiative launched by the ministry to raise archaeological and art awareness among Egyptians, as well as encouraging them to visit the MIA.

She added that the initiative will be applied across all Metro stations in due course.

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