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Address: Center Corniche Ave, Luxor, Egypt

A museum featuring items found beneath the Luxor Temple, and from the tomb...

A museum featuring items found beneath the Luxor Temple, and from the tomb of King Tut. Also on exhibit is a re-assembled wall from the Temple of Aten.

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Well set out with explanatory cards at each exhibit, a little bit of everything here including mummies well worth a visit

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Trakai, Lithuania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The museum is very well organized, but the display is so small compared to the museum in Cairo that it is not really clear what one pays for. My conclusion is that you pay mainly for the A/C:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Well set out with explanatory cards at each exhibit, a little bit of everything here including mummies well worth a visit

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British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're like me, you found the Cairo museum great, but overwhelming from the sheer number of artifacts and confusing placement of some exhibits. The Luxor Museum is totally different. The museum is located on the corniche, about a 12 minute walk eastward from Luxor Temple and the Souq. At the time of my visit, it was open in the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievably cool museum with so much history. It is so fascinating learning about the Egyptian culture. The real mummies on display was unreal! It's definitely not as big as Egyptian Museum in Cairo. This one is more organized and exciting!

Thank Ruby1975
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very well organized, modern museum. Much different feel then the Cairo Museum. You can see the entire museum in an hour or a bit longer. It has a good flow to it. You don't feel like you're doubling back because you missed something. Very nice.

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brasschaat, belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More than 15 years ago I visited the museum for the last time. Now I went back and was surprised by its beauty. The interior has entirely been redone, and it's very well done. Even some parts have been added. People who like history and art surely will be amazed. The many exceptional beautiful statues are represented in an unique... More 

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Port Augusta, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Had a quick look around here on our overnite stay in Luxor. If you have time whilst visiting luxor for the valley of the Kings, try and make sure you fit in a small visit to the Luxor museum

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Do u like art and old egyption civilization ? Then if u didn't visit this museum trust me you have lost alot of fun and alot to see its one of the best in the world don't waste more time go give it a visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I hadn't really considered going to the Luxor Museum but our guide Ahmed advised it and he was right to. We thought that the collection (which includes the Luxor cache) was better than the Cairo Museum. It was very well laid out and a nice size. Allow at least an hour. Check opening times, as it is open in the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

It is was interesting and great to get out of the summer midday heat. Although it would be great t have a guidebook/sheet, but I wondered around for 2 hours and thoroughly enjoyed it. I was the only one in the museum - so sad!

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