Tutankhamun: Egypt Museum Staff Face Trial Over Botched Beard Job
Egyptian prosecutors are reported to have referred eight museum employees for trial over a botched reattachment of the beard on the burial mask of the pharaoh, Tutankhamun. It comes a year after offic...
Russian Archaeologists Unearth Legendary White Walls of Memphis
According to Manetho, an ancient Egyptian historian and priest of the 3rd century BC, Memphis once carried the name Ineb-hedj, meaning ‘White Walls’. Some historians maintain that the city was named ...
Rhapsody in Blue: Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech
Paris meets Marrakech in the musn't-miss Jardin Majorelle, created in the 1920s by French painter Louis Majorelle and later owned by Yves Saint Laurent (it's also his final resting place).
Beleaguered Egyptian museum "ready in six months" | Egypt Independent
Since the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, in Cairo’s El Fustat, was first announced in 1978, Egypt has seen one president assassinated and two overthrown. Suzanne Mubarak, then Egypt’s first...
Robben Island
A boat leaves the South African city of Cape Town and heads for Robben Island, which lies just 11 km off the coast. In the 16th century, the Dutch used the i...
Egyptian Museum
Recorrido por el Museo Egipcio de El Cairo, muestra sus obras artísticas principales. El Museo Egipcio de El Cairo, custodia la mayor colección de objetos de...
Karnak - YouTube Video
Karnak Temple Luxor Egypt, with its famous hypostyle hall of 134 columns 23 meters tall, the temple of Amon is the largest columned temple in the world.
Museums in Guinea-Bissau
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List of museums in Nigeria
This is a list of museums in Nigeria.