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Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
1/30/2024 9:11:55 PM
The Great Hypostyle Hall at the Karnak Temples in Luxor has regained its former glory after three years of restoration, reports Nevine El-Aref

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/20/2024 9:32:37 PM
Nestled in Luxor’s iconic Karnak Temple, 95 percent of the columns of the Great Hypostyle Hall have been completed, bringing back the original engravings and colours of its ancient Egyptian inscriptions.

Egypt - Tourism
12/21/2023 3:19:17 PM
Visitors of Luxor witnessed on Thursday the breathtaking annual solar alignment at Karnak Temples marking the start of winter, which reveals the architectural brilliance of ancient Egyptians.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/16/2023 4:53:04 PM
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has installed a replica of the Karnak King List in its original location at the southwest corner of the Akh-Menu Hall at Karnak Temple, Luxor.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
7/20/2023 4:32:14 PM
The Karnak Temples’ open-air museum near Luxor has been given a facelift to make it more appealing to tourists, according to statement by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/19/2023 5:23:26 PM
Egypt has completed the restoration of 37 columns as part of the Karnak Temples’ Great Hypostyle Hall restoration project.

Egypt - Tourism
12/21/2022 1:08:10 PM
More than 1,000 visitors witnessed on early Wednesday the annual solar alignment at the main holy shrine of the Luxor’s Karnak Temple.

Egypt - Tourism
12/20/2022 6:00:00 PM
Egypt will witness on Wednesday five remarkable astronomical phenomena, including the annual solar alignments on the holy shrines at Luxor’s Karnak Temple and Fayoum's Qasr Qaroun Temple to mark the beginning of winter solstice.

Egypt - Tourism
10/25/2022 2:55:37 PM
Visitors to Luxor’s Karnak Temples were able to view a partial solar eclipse on Tuesday starting at noon.

Arts & Culture - Screens
10/6/2022 7:16:08 PM
The Red Sea International Film Festival is restoring two iconic films in collaboration with Egyptian cinema bodies: Khaly Balak Men Zouzou ("Watch out for Zouzou", 1972) and Gharam fil Karnak ("Love in Karnak", 1965) prior to their screenings at the upcoming festival.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
9/7/2022 1:35:17 PM
An Egyptian marine ship bound for France rescued 60 migrants stranded on a sinking boat in the Mediterranean Sea over the weekend, according to a statement released by the Egyptian Holding Company for Maritime and Land Transport (HCMLT) on Tuesday.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/10/2022 12:00:03 AM
After decades of laying beside the sacred lake at Luxor’s Karnak Temple, a team of Egyptian restorers and archaeologists succeeded in re-erecting the restored Hatshepsut’s obelisk on Saturday.

Egypt - Tourism
12/21/2021 1:52:11 PM
Visitors flocked to Luxor’s Karnak Temple earlier on Tuesday to witness the annual solar alignment on the main holy shrine of the temple, which marks the beginning of the winter season.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/25/2021 11:13:51 PM
Egypt reopened on Thursday the ancient Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor in a ceremony in the same style of the Pharaohs Golden Parade that impressed the world in April.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/25/2021 12:30:00 PM
Luxor will be in a festive mood tonight as the city hosts a celebration intended to promote it as the world’s greatest open-air museum. The ceremony will put in the limelight Luxor’s enchanting Theban monuments, the mesmerising Nile, vibrant traditional market, and a host of other attractions.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/24/2021 4:06:47 PM
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities launched on Wednesday the e-ticketing systems for Karnak and Luxor temples.

Egypt - Tourism
11/23/2021 10:57:00 AM
As Egypt prepares to reopen the restored Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor in a major ceremony later this week, Ahram Online provides readers with a sneak peek into the much-awaited event.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/21/2021 12:38:00 PM
Plans are afoot for Luxor to bathe in the international spotlight, and hopefully attract large numbers of tourists, as the city prepares to recreate an ancient festival with a modern twist.

Egypt - Tourism
11/18/2021 10:17:58 PM
Egypt will hold the reopening ceremony of the ancient Avenue of Sphinxes (Kebash Road) in Luxor on Thursday 25, November, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced on Thursday.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/11/2021 8:08:19 PM
Egyptian restorers are currently busy restoring the three ram heads unearthed at the Euergetes’ gate in the southern part of Karnak Temple in Luxor.

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