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Cairo museum is the largest in the middle east with around 200,000 pieces, it was built first 1855 in a Cairo zone called Bulack, then it was moved to Giza palace of Khedive Ismael, Cairo museum which is now in Tahrir square was opened in 1901. It houses the antiquities  that were collected by Marriet pacha, a french Egyptologist was later titled as the father of Egyptology).

The museum accommodats hundreds of thousands of anceint pieces all displayed in historical order, it is divided into two stories; in the ground floor visitors can see the antiquities from:

  • The Predynastic period

  • The Old kingdom

  • The middle Kingdom

  • The New Kingdom

While in the upper floor visitors can see aniquities from:

  • Tutankhamen's tomb

  • Coffins and mummies from the new kingdom, and the late period

  • The royal mummies room

  • The animal mummies room

  • The contents of Yoya and Thoya tomb

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