Explore the world-famous Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, home to the world’s largest collection of Egyptian artifacts on this private 4-hours half-day guided tour. See the fabulous collection of monuments from all periods of Egyptian history from the pre-historic era to the Greco-Roman period. Marvel at the jewelry collection of the boy King Tutankhamun. Gaze at the mummy of Hatshepsut, and the gems, statues and supplies that ancient Egypt’s rulers collected for the afterlife. Enjoy a personalized experience with a private guide and door-to-door round-trip private transfers included.
Our Egyptology tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza at 8:30 am to start your unforgettable day by visiting Egyptian Museum of antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum or Museum of Cairo, home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. It displays the largest and most precious items of the Egyptian art in the world. It exhibits a rare collection of over 250,000 genuine artifacts that date as far back as 5000 years, including an exclusive exhibit dedicated to the TutankhAmon – A collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry that were buried in his tomb for over 3,500 years before they were discovered in the 1920 s when his tomb was excavated. You can enter mummies room (extra ticket).
Here you can see the mummies of many great Egyptian rulers, including Ramses II, the builder of the temples at Abu Simbel and the famous queen Hatshepsut. Throughout the rest of the museum you will find countless Egyptian artifacts dating back thousands of years. Guide will introduce you to the most important pieces before allowing you free time to explore at leisure. This is a private tour allowing you to determine the amount of time spent at the museum. In addition you will have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how this famous artwork is made and have the chance to purchase genuine items if you wish. If you do not want to include this visit, just inform your guide on the day.
At the end, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo or Giza.
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