08 décembre 2002

The Egyptian Museum: A hundred years of history

The Cairo museum, the most beautiful museum of Pharaonic antiquities in the world, painted and equipped with a new exposure system and lighting, will celebrate its hundred years Monday. Located in Tahrir square, in the heart of Cairo, this prestigious rose building is ready to host the festivities which will last for four days.The History of the museum dates back for over a hundred years. Champollion, during his only trip to Egypt from 1828 to 1830, discovered that a whole monuments described, some 30 years earlier as a result of the... [Lire la suite]
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