Minister: Royal mummies to be moved to NMEC
Saturday، 06 April 2019 - 01:11 PM
Antiquities Minister Khaled Anani said required preparations are underway to move royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Fustat district.
New halls will be opened soon at the NMEC, Anani said in Sohag, south of Cairo, where a tomb discovery was announced.
One of the halls will be devoted for 20 royal mummies to be moved to the museum, he noted.
A military parade will be organized for the event, he said.