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Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

With over 100,000 artefacts in 107 halls, the Egyptian Museum provides days of exploration. Inside are treasures from ancient Egypt, including priceless finery taken from ancient royal tombs, and one of the museum's masterpieces, the statue of Khafre (Chephren). The most popular attraction is the Tutankhamun Gallery where exquisite treasures from the tomb of the iconic Boy King are displayed, including the famous solid gold death mask. Another top attraction is the Royal Mummy Room containing mummies of some of the most powerful Pharaohs in Egypt dating from the 18th to the 20th dynasties. The museum also contains collections of artefacts including coins, papyrus scrolls, scarabs and sarcophagi.


Address: Mariette Pasha Street, Tahrir Square
Telephone: (0)2 578 2448 o
Opening Time: Daily 9am to 4:30pm

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