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Egyptian Antiquities Museum

Midan El Tahrir | Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+202 5782448
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Private Cairo Egyptian Museum Tour with Lunch
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Half-Day tour to Egyptian Museum of Pharaonic Antiquities
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Half-Day Tour of the Egyptian Museum
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This famous museum houses the world’s largest collection of ancient Egyption artifacts (more than 120,000 items on display) featuring the famous Tutankhamun collection with its beautiful gold death mask and sarcophagus and the royal Mummy room, which houses an additional eleven Pharaonic dignitaries.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Midan El Tahrir | Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cairo is not a modern city but the museum have to visit once a life time. British museum's can not find the old ancient spiritual.

Thank meitzu s
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Houses so many treasures found in tombs. I believe they are building another museum so some items are being moved there. Egyptians are still finding more tread buried in sands.

Thank gm0156
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wet with the kids and really enjoyed it. Nice and spacious museum. Amazing place, very impressed. Nice front fountain and absolutely beautiful old building.

Thank Anita09Madrid
Reviewed 4 days ago

lots of horribly displayed objects, with no proper information at all. However seeing the Royal mummies, Tutankhamen mask and Fayoum masks is a must when visiting Cairo. The whole place is an experience and a bit of time travel, I felt like being brought back...More

1  Thank ness884
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This Museum ist very good and there are so many things from the old egypt. And they are some body the can for example germany to explain what we see

Thank Mariam E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was overwhelmed with the preserved relics in the museum. Beautiful pieces and fascinating history. Best to get a guide as it adds meaning to the experience. They are currently building a new museum which I’m sure will be even better . A must see

Thank vegastar
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you in Cairo without visit the museum, then you are not in Egypt.. very old museum with mainly the old, middle and new kingdom history. That is enough to spend whole day inside

1  Thank AndyChoo85
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was really worth the visit. Suggest you get a profesional guide at entrance of museum. Really add value to the trip.

Thank Josua d
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Egyptian Museum has a massive collection of 600,000 artifacts including the golden ornaments and royal mummies. It is advisable to take a guide who can give better details.

Thank ShekG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and historic museum in the heart of civilization. Get a good private guide, it makes everything so much more meaningful. The Tut exhibit is worth visiting Cairo by itself!

Thank campymd
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Richard T
November 27, 2017|
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Response from Maria S | Reviewed this property |
The gem is already open as i visited it, it s quite a ride in a taxi about an hour, but there is hardly there yet and the guards there dont know much no one speaks english. The buildings are huge though and u can visit that... More
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metaphorical
November 8, 2017|
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Response from Maria S | Reviewed this property |
i visited twice recently, last september and then again in october. both times entrance was 75 ep and the mummies room 100 ep.
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RiaD10
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Maria S | Reviewed this property |
Much of it is gone from the Egyptian museum, i dont know where they have taken them. I even saw them packing the big room frames and other things. There are somethings left but i dont know if they will keep them there for... More
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