LIVE: The Pharaohs Golden Parade | Egypt | March of the mummies
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Date: April 3rd, 2021
Time: 12:00 ET Canada-USA | 18:00 Cairo Local Time
Beginning at 18:00 (1600 GMT) on Saturday, April 3rd, 2021, the procession will take place under the watchful eyes of hefty deployments of security forces. The parade will be spurred on by music and performances from Egyptian artists, all broadcast live
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced that the Pharaohs’ Golden parade, where 22 mummies will be transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, is set to take place on April 3.
The mummies that will be transferred include Pharaoh Ramses II; Pharaoh Ramses IX; Pharaoh Ramses VI; Pharaoh Ramses V; Pharaoh Seti I; Pharaoh Seqenenre; and Pharaoh Thutmose III, as well as Queen Hatshepsut; QueenMeritamun, the wife of King Amenhotep I; and Queen Ahmose Nefertari, the wife of King Ahmose.
The event will also feature various artistic performances by Egyptian artists, musicians as well as renowned film stars, such as Mona Zaki, Hussein Fahmy and Sawsan Badr.
Watch the rehearsal of the parade: ( mobile cam)
Ahmed Ghoneim, head of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, told Daily News Egypt that the museum will be open to the public on April 4, two weeks before the mummies will be officially displayed.
LIVE: The March of the mummies
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Streaming will start at Time: 12:00 ET Canada-USA | 18:00 Cairo Local Time (1600 GMT) on Saturday, April 3rd, 2021