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The Grand Egyptian Museum

El Remayah Sq, Cairo-Alex. Road | Pyramids, Giza, Egypt
+20 2 33777263
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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El Remayah Sq, Cairo-Alex. Road | Pyramids, Giza, Egypt
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+20 2 33777263
Ways to Experience The Grand Egyptian Museum
US$42 per adult
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"on display"
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"great collection"
in 19 reviews
"death mask"
in 27 reviews
"golden mask"
in 26 reviews
"ancient artifacts"
in 15 reviews
"pay extra"
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"ramses ii"
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"take pictures"
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"tahrir square"
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"take your time"
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"mind blowing"
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"egyptian pounds"
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"exhibits"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been to the Museum on a number of times over the years and I am always being told they are only months away from relocating to the new museum. That was 10 years ago. The old museum however is stepped in history and...More

Thank crakyl
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Egyptian Museum was part of my tour. So glad we had a tour guide to explain the history of the artifacts. A guide is recommended. The Mummy room is an extra fee and there is another fee to take pictures in the museum. Yes,...More

Thank Lanair B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although much improvement was made to the museum since I last visited 11 years ago, it was sad to see the state of affairs. The museum has no air conditioning or climate controlled environment for the preservation of the artifacts. Many previous exhibits are unprotected...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has a lot to offer from different timeline of Egypt. Though we did not hear much a lot of information from our guide due to it having a lot of people visiting it also limited us from taking proper pictures. But none the...More

Thank Luigi R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a country of culture and having alot to talk about in books est, the museum was poor. There are alot of artifacts and alot of things to read but in this day and age, the museum was lacking interaction. All the exibits just had...More

Thank Sachin M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ahd only two hours to spend at the museum, but even two weeks would not have been enough to cover everything that is on display. The pieces from The King Tut display are amazing and the mummies from the dog, to the large perch...More

Thank kkat2657
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't forget to visit the King Tut room, and definitely don't pass up the chance to go to the royal mummy room. The royal mummy room is worth the extra ticket prices. This museum is full of historic artifacts, get a good guide to tour...More

Thank jeanettedosch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has an incredible collection and a unique archeological treasure but the way the Egyptian Government and the Museum management are taking care of it is horrible. The Museum building is falling apart, walls are peeling off, there is no air conditioning and many...More

1  Thank Nikk0la
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this site on our own, the day before our booked tour started. It is a great site, easily visited without being on a tour; in fact, a regular tour couldn't possibly give you the time you need to see what you might want...More

Thank LAS L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place where you can discover the Egyptian culture, very nice for children to know about Egypt, really we enoyed

Thank Anna L
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Khaled E
14 July 2018|
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Response from avalon2020 | Reviewed this property |
The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) in Giza is still under construction and isn't actually open yet. (The reviews on this page are meant for the Egyptian Antiquities Museum in Cairo at Tahrir Square.)
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viking21081950
7 January 2015|
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Response from 137Rafat2015 | Reviewed this property |
the new Grand Museum not yet open , price no idea!!
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