To celebrate 200 years since the discovery of the King Seti I tomb, a free visit to King Tutankhamun's tomb will be available to Seti tomb visitors 17 October
Pre-Dynastic wall markings have been uncovered in Subeira Valley near Aswan
In 1869, Egypt's first Opera House officially opened during the reign of Khedive Ismail.
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The synagogue in El-Manshia Square was built by Baron Yacoub de Menasce in 1860
The ministry is hoping to promote Egypt's archaeological sites and museums via adverts and brochures in hotels
The pieces include Coptic textiles, a collection of headdresses decorated with Arabic calligraphy, and Ottomman-era manuscripts and medallions
The statues include a number of depictions of king Khafre, a bust of King Thutmose II wearing the nemes, a red granite statue of goddess Hathor and fragments of the sphinx's beard
The smuggling attempts were discovered at Cairo International Airport and Safaga harbour