Tuesday, 12 June 2018

The Grand Egyptian Museum

At the edge of the ancient pyramids of Giza, some 5,000 construction workers labor around the clock to finish the long-awaited Grand Egyptian Museum. The 5.2-million-square-foot structure will become the world's largest museum devoted to a single civilization.

Restoration of a chariot from Tutankhamun's tomb.
The first phase of the GEM will open at the end of this year.
One of a pair of restored sandals from Tutankhamun's tomb.