This interesting day tour will allow you to enjoy visiting two of the largest exhibitions of the ancient Egyptian treasures and artifacts. Find out the new Egyptian museum known as Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) and visit the old Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square.
Explore Grand Egyptian Museum and the Egyptian Museum
Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in either Cairo or Giza at 9:00 AM or 01:00 PM to start your tour by visiting the Grand Egyptian Museum to enjoy it with a special tour inside the conservation labs.
First, you will visit the conservation center and listen to the local tour guide to the story of our project. Then the guide will lead you to visit the available laboratories (it is difficult to specify what labs will be available by this time; however we can provide this information shortly before the visit).
Inside the labs, you will see the ancient Egyptian artifacts during their restoration process and hear from the restoration specialists about how they restore the antiques and what technology they use.
Your Tour inside the GEM will be approx one hour.
After that, you will be transferred to the old Egyptian Museumwhic, one of Egypt's most important museums. It houses a huge collection of more than 250,000 artifacts belonging to various historical periods. You will enjoy seeing the Mummies, sarcophagi, jewelry, and Tutankhamun's treasures.
Then drive back to your hotel.
Note: This tour is available every day but Fridays, Saturdays, and holidays.
Special permission to visit the Grand Egyptian Museum