Yearly Archives: 2021

Ramses II and the Pharaohs’ Gold Exhibition Opening

Dr. Hawass attended the opening ceremony of the traveling exhibition "Ramses II and the Pharaohs' Gold" currently shown at the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences, in Houston, TX. He gave many TV appearances, and held his books signing event at the museum. He also got to meet many children who love ancient Egypt. The exhibition…
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Dr. Hawass receives Honorary Doctorate Degree in Russia

Dr. Zahi Hawass was awarded yesterday the Honorary Doctorate degree from the Russian State University in recognition of his role and efforts in promoting tourism and increasing awareness of Egyptian cultural heritage. The event was held in the presence of the Egyptian Ambassador to Russia, HE Ihab Nassr. The ceremony started with hour long speeches…
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Archival Treasures of Diplomatic Relations

Highlighting 160 years of Egyptian-American cooperation and friendship with this recent find of a letter dated 1862 from the U.S. Consul to Mohamed Said Pasha, Wali of Egypt and Sudan and son of Mohamed Ali.  In the letter the U.S. Consul is asking for assistance on behalf of a U.S. citizen and her two children and…
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