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If you have a short time to see Cairo city treasures, this tour will take care of you, as you can have this 4-hour time tour to explore the treasures of the National Egyptian Museum of Cairo; check it out
It is time to get lost between thousands of unusual ancient artifacts that you can ever see in one Museum. Have you ever dreamed of seeing the golden mask of King Tutankhamen? Have you ever dreamed of seeing an ancient person (like over 3000 years old)? If you have, here you are, and if you have not, here you are also to something you have never dreamed with, Ladies and gentlemen “The Egyptian Museum of Cairo at the Tahrir Square.
Geoota Travel professional and friendly licensed tour guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby.
Upon arrival at the Egyptian Museum and starting the tour, Egypt's most enduring images are its pharaonic treasures and history, such as the relics and artifacts that live in Cairo's Egyptian Museum.
In the year 1834, Mohamed Ali decreed an administration for the antiquities. He also ordered the constitution, the first Museum in Al-Azbakeya.
In 1858, Auguste Mariette oversaw the Egyptian Antiquities Institution, and he built a small museum in the Bulaq area, which opened in1863.
In 1891, the antiquities were transferred from the Bulaq area to the Giza Palace (Saray El-Giza).
In 1902, the present Museum was built merely unrivaled, it has about 130,000 objects on display, and several hundred thousand are still in the vaults, not to mention the hundreds of thousands in the secured basement.
The Egyptian Museum is sitting in the shadows of Cairo's modern town hall, the elegant coral-pink, and copper-domed, and it strikes a gentle pose. The restrained neo-classical French.
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities in Tahrir (Arabic: Al-Matḥaf Al-Miṣrī), which consists of 2 floors, displays a vast and rare collection, considered the most extensive collection the most precious Egyptian art collection globally.
The items date back to the very origins of a united Egypt in 3,100 BC. The Museum is renowned for holding the most elegant collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world.
After that, Drive through Central Cairo around the busting squares - Opera, Talaat Harb, Mustafa Kamil, and Tahrir. Cross 6th October Bridge to Zamalek on Gezira Island, the Sporting Club, Cairo Tower, Ahly Sporting Club, and Opera House. Traverse the Nile Corniche again to Downtown Hotels and Garden City.
The tour will cover enough time for site knowledge and free time walking.
Drive back to the hotel.
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