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Egyptian Museum of Civilization to Open Next Year

Egyptian Museum of Civilization to Open Next Year December 30, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
According to this report by Al Masry Al Youm, Farouk Hosni – Egyptian Minister of Culture – recently announced that the new Egyptian Museum of Civilization will be opened in September 2011. The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is situated in Fustat, not far from the Religion Compound...

Friday Photo: Zahi Hawass Chasing Mummies

Friday Photo: Zahi Hawass Chasing Mummies December 24, 2010 | Photo Friday | Read More
This photo was sent me by a good friend of mine, Dalia Rabie. Although it’s well out of date, it’s just too fabulous not to share. As you can see, it’s the advert for the History Channel documentary series Chasing Mummies, starring – and that is most definitely the right word...
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