The Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum

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Cairo, Egypt


The Egyptian Museum in Cairo, commonly known as simply the Egyptian Museum is located in Cairo, Egypt, and houses the largest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world.[1] It houses over 120,000 items, with a representative amount on display. Located in a building built in 1901, it is the largest museum in Africa. Among its masterpieces are Pharaoh Tutankhamun's treasure, including its iconic gold burial mask, widely considered one of the best-known works of art in the world and a prominent symbol of ancient Egypt.

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  • Art
  • History