Behind-the-Scenes Grand Egyptian Museum Tour

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  • GRAND EGYPTIAN MUSEUM TOUR
  • GRAND EGYPTIAN MUSEUM TOUR

Overview

About the Tour

Explore the new Egyptian museum known as the Grand Egyptian museum (GEM).

What to expect 

Be one of the first to visit the Grand Egyptian museum with special permission. 

Our tour guide will pick you up to Start your tour from your hotel in either Cairo or Giza at 9 o'clock in the morning, or 01:00 O'clock afternoon, then you will head to the Grand Egyptian museum to enjoy it with special tour inside the conservation labs:

First you will visit the conservation center; you will listen from 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). The Tour inside the GEM is approx. one hour.

Inside the labs you will see the ancient Egyptian artifacts during their restoration process; you can hear from the scientists and restoration specialists how they restore the artifacts and what technology they use. 

Then drive back to your hotel.

 

 

Important Info

Schedule

Everyday but Fridays, Saturdays and in the holidays

Duration

Approx. 1 hour inside the labs.

Pickup Time

9:00 am - 13:00 pm Availabale to change the time to suit your hotel Location

Tour Highlights

Grand Egyptian museum in Giza GEM

 

Included

  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Transfers by Private air-conditioned car
  • special permission to visit the Grand Egyptian Museum 
  • Bottled water during your tours
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded 

  • Optional tours and activities
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping

Tour Prices

Price Per Person:

per person solo 
Traveler 
2-9
Travelers
10-50
Travelers  
   
price 320 $ 280 $ 250 $    

 

 

About the GEM

The Grand Egyptian Museum is considered the largest archaeological museum of antiquities in the world and one of its kind in the use of virtual reality technology to recall the ancient Egyptian atmosphere. It is an artistic cultural masterpiece; that about 6000 thousand Egyptian workers, engineers and technicians are participating in its construction process.

 

Where is the Grand Egyptian Museum located ?

It is overlooking the pyramids of Giza to which it will be linked through the construction of a 2 Km long corridor.

 

When will the Grand Egyptian Museum opens ?

The Grand Egyptian Museum is a Great edifice awaited for by the world. It is still under construction and is set to open in 2020, ready to receive 5 million visitors every year.

 

What do you expect to see in the Grand Egyptian Museum after opening ?

The museum embraces about 100,000 artifacts belong to different ages. It will contain very rare collections comprise archaeological objects, priceless historical documents and specialized museums, Such as the great pharaoh Ramses II colossal statue which is the first archaeological piece to settle in the GEM , and the treasure of the golden king Tutankhamon

 

Is it available to visit the Grand Egyptian Museum now?

With Explore Egypt Tours, now you can enjoy an amazing private tour inside the GEM with special ticket before its official opening.

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E.g., 23 Oct 2019
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E.g., 23 Oct 2019
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