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Out of expected 300 tombs in area, Egyptian archaeologists found 25 tombs over past four years, says mission head
Extraordinary colours, inscriptions, found on tomb’s walls
Colours of paintings were previously unclear, almost faint due to humidity, dust
Burial chamber was well-preserved, decorated, coloured, while walls depict priest with his family
A Ptolemaic period tomb was detected five metres beneath ground in Sidi Gaber, a bronze statue of god Osiris was hidden in a narrow crack at Giza Pyramids
The Ministry of Antiquities announced on Sunday, after months of intensive geophysics studies, that a survey has revealed there is no hidden chamber inside Tutankhamun’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, according to Moustafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities. The three-month studies were conducted by a mission from …
Remains of priestess Hat Bet were discovered in the area in 1909
The Ministry of Antiquities announced starting excavation work in the Valley of the Monkeys on the West bank of the Nile in Luxor, looking to uncover a tomb dating back to the 18th Dynasty, at the hands of an Egyptian archaeological mission headed by Zahi Hawas. Through a statement the ministry published on its official …
Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh El-Damaty announced that the tomb contains the monuments of Amenhotep and his wife, who likely belong to the 18th dynasty.
Czech archaeological team and AUC professor discover tomb of an Ancient Egyptian queen at the Abusir necropolis, southwest of Cairo
The cemetery in Sakkara holds many tombs that shed light on Egypt’s ancient civilisation
A new tomb discovered in the Western Bank of Luxor
Conclusive evidence that revolutionary pharaoh Akhenaten shared power with his father.
A royal cartouche bearing the full name of pharaoh Senebkay was found on the sarcophagus and on a wall of the tomb unearthed in the ancient city of Abydos
A tomb discovered last year has been identified as Sobekhotep I’s tomb
The newly discovered tomb contains scenes of the owner of the tomb with his wife Mut- em- Hp and his daughter Is- At- Kha during ancient practices.
Tutankhamen’s tomb facsimile arrives in Egypt