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The Grand Egyptian Museum: Tours & Tickets

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My wife and I spent over 2 hours walking around this truely magnificent Museum , marvelling at all of the artifacts on show. Simply breathtaking. Awesome is an overused adjective but not in this case. Exhibition of Mummies for which there was an oncost was...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank pgrstanley
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The museum had some cool artefacts, but unfortunately the upkeep was disgraceful. There were barely any signs for direction and there were many interesting statues but unfortunately with no information; which is generally the main reason people visit museums. Obviously there is no storage in...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank lemonandlemur
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great experience to just wander through this huge selection of egyptian history, famous highlight is of course the King Tutankhamun collection which is well presented and preserved

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Travelevilynn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The museum is a powerhouse of information and knowledge.. You could spend an entire day there and sti come out seeking more.. The mummies room is a must see though u have to take an extra ticket of 180 LE for it.. The tutankamen collection...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank ayeshaapril28
Reviewed 5 days ago

Allow several hours to see this museum. The King Tut exhibit is fascinating. All displays are explained in English.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank O1567NMdanielm
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am a history fanatic so being there and actually hearing the stories wwas amazing. I completely loved it! Very great experience! Got to see real mummies and pay respects and see artifacts, jewelry and clothing that were thousands of years old. I will never...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Adora I
Reviewed 6 days ago

It’s not fair to rate the museum in its present state. Things are in motion to move the collection to its new home near the pyramids. The vast amount of treasures in this inadequate space makes it almost indigestible. Slow down. Choose wisely find spots...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank traveldoc54
Reviewed 1 week ago

The new museum is almost complete, and some of the artifacts were already moved over. But the artifacts still there were almost overwhelming! The lifelike eyes on some statues! 4500 year old paintings!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank scubalover61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see when in Cairo, especially the Tutankhamen exhibition. Ladies bathroom a disgrace, dirty with wet floors and bench tops around the wash basins. Missing toilet seats or some hanging off. 4 attendants sitting outside talking with one collecting money. Spoiled the experience.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank MoiraT49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed looking and reading everything. Amazing so many things have been found from so long ago. Caskets and mummies and everything they may need in the after life

Date of experience: November 2019
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wleaton
October 23, 2019|
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Response from Suzanne P | Reviewed this property |
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cornee2017
October 5, 2019|
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Response from theone1983 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend you keep your bags at hotel luggage room for your own safety and wouldn't recommend leaving your luggage with the museum security they cant be trusted.
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Paul M
September 11, 2019|
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Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I dont know the evening opening times BUT you will definitely will need more than that to see all the exhibits.
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