Category Archives: News

Step Pyramid Restoration Project

Dr. Zahi Hawass went on a supervisory visit two days ago to monitor the progress of the Step-Pyramid restoration project currently underway. Dr. Hawass is heading the committee supervising the work. The results of the committee's inspection were reported to the Ministry of Antiquities. Check out the photos from that day.
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Giza and the Pyramids is now in Bookstores!!

In Giza and the Pyramids: The Definitive History, two of the world's most eminent Egyptologists, Mark Lehner and Zahi Hawass, provide their unique insights based on over four decades of excavating and studying the site. This unparalleled account descries the past lives in vibrant detailm along with the history of exploration, the religious and social…
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Moushira Khattab for UNESCO

Dr. Zahi Hawass's newly published article in support of Dr. Moushira Khattab to become the next Director of UNESCO. You can check the newly published article on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs blog at https://mfaegypt.org/ Stay tuned for more news and articles by Dr. Hawass!!!
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The Restoration of the Step Pyramid

Dr. Zahi Hawass was appointed the head of the committee that will review the restoration process of the Step Pyramid of Saqqara. The Step Pyramid is the first built stone structure in history, as well as being the first pyramid ever built. The crucial restoration process of this monument will be supervised by the specialized…
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