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The cachette, unearthed in Asasif necropolis, contained 30 coffins of priests and priestesses

In 1894, Empain, who also built modern Heliopolis, was granted the contract to build a transport network for Cairo. In the 1st phase, 8 tram lines were laid, 6 running from Al-Attaba Al-Khadra


A new antiquities museum is to open soon in Sharm El-Sheikh, reports Nevine El-Aref

The find includes more than 20 painted wooden coffins

The lid is currently resting next to the sarcophagus inside the tomb

Treasures from the ancient Egyptian sunken cities of Heracleion and Canopus have been put on temporary display in Los Angeles, reports Nevine El-Aref

The discoveries include a clay oven and area for workmen, and a royal tomb

The Farouk Hosni Foundation for Culture and Arts aims at serving the community through the development of culture awareness and support of young art creators

A bust of the ancient Egyptian princess Merit-Amun has been put on special display in the foyer of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo’s Tahrir Square

The early 20th-century palace of prince Youssef Kamal in Nag Hammadi re-opened on Sunday after restoration, reports Nevine El-Aref

The 18th-century Monastery of Saint Bidaba in Nag Hammadi has been inaugurated after its restoration




The unpacking of Sennedjem’s coffin at the NMEC and the arrival of gigantic objects at the GEM were top heritage events in Egypt this week, reports Nevine El-Aref

A stolen coffin illegally sold to New York’s Met Museum will arrive home to Egypt

The coffins of Sennedjem and one of his wives were found inside his tomb discovered in 1886 by French Egyptologist Maspero

A collection of four gigantic objects have arrived at the Grand Egyptian Museum for eventual display on the museum’s grand staircase


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