Saturday, March 18, 2023 05:00 PM
Al-Youm TV broadcast a special coverage prepared by Marina Trasher, presented by Sarah Ismail, during which she reviewed what was stated in the famous American magazine Times about the cover of the magazine, which put a picture of the pyramids on its cover and described it as the greatest places in the world.
And published in its report titled The Most Exciting Trips in 2023, Time said that at the top of the list is that you have the ability to see history in Egypt in a new way.
A reference was made to the Grand Egyptian Museum, and a huge space was allocated to talk about it and the history of Egypt, whose most prominent icon is the pyramids of Giza.
The report began with a dazzling description of the Grand Egyptian Museum and monitored its “experimental” opening. After years of delay, the Egyptian Experimental Museum was inaugurated.
She also shed light on the dazzling scene of the statue of King Ramesses as an icon of the museum, saying: The owner of 3200 years.. and a height of 36 feet.. the giant statue of King Ramesses stands below the dome that casts the light of the sky at the entrance to the Grand Egyptian Museum.
The report added that the museum was initially opened under a “trial special operations period,” but that all 12 exhibition halls will be fully opened this year.
The report stated that the new Sphinx International Airport is located only 40 minutes from the Grand Egyptian Museum, so of course for those wishing to visit the museum from different countries of the world.
The area of the Grand Egyptian Museum is five million square meters and overlooks the Great Pyramid at a distance of a mile. The museum includes 100,000 artifacts, and there are some artifacts that the public has not seen before. Tahrir Square.
The report also continued that there are two halls in the Grand Egyptian Museum that contain all the treasures of King Tutankhamun, which number 500 pieces, and which were discovered nearly 100 years ago.
The report stated that the Grand Egyptian Museum contains a “Vaziri Papyrus” in the south of the Saqqara region, which is fifty-two feet long, and it is the longest papyrus of the Book of the Dead written in the “Heratic” script. It bears the same name that appeared on the papyrus.
After many details mentioned in the report on the Grand Egyptian Museum, he began to describe the antiquities in the “Saqqara” area, the most important of which is the 4,700-year-old Step Pyramid of Djoser, which is called the oldest pyramid, and it was recently reopened after extensive restorations.
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