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The Egyptian Museum

 

Egyptian Museum


When you visit Egypt get a walkthrough the history at Egyptian Museum which contains large amount of ancient Pharaohs monuments, beside Tut ankhamun, moreover the halls of mummies, then head out through animals halls mummifications and more to explore while try Egyptian Museum tour.


Egyptian Museum it is located in Cairo at Tahrir square, it display a large rare collections of 5000 years of arts which considered the precious arts design in ancient Egyptian era, the museum houses an unbelievable exhibit depicting ancient Egypt's glorious reign. Mummies, sarcophagi, pottery, jeweler and of course King Tutankhamen's treasures, it’s all there. The boy-king's death-mask – discovered in its tomb – is made of solid gold and it has been described as the most beautiful object ever made.


In the beginning where Muhammad Ali Pasha decided to built a antiquities museum which contains all the remains of ancient time at just one place, the museum consists of large two floors, at the first floor be witness on the glory of tombs designs, great statues concerning to Ramses II and other rulers of Egypt, feast your eyes with old coins, make ups at old time, irrigations tools, moreover weapons, and military vehicle which made by Ahmose and more to explore at Egyptian Museum.


Then head out towards second floor which contains plenty of rooms, like the animal mummies room which contain collections of animal bodies mummified, then feast your eyes with Tutankhamun treasures including his head, crown and more, then move to mummies room which containing mummies for Amenhotep III and other mummies, Artifacts on display include the gold funerary mask and sarcophagus, four huge gilded boxes that fit inside each other, an ancient trumpet, thrones, and even a royal toilet seat.