It has been announced that the cost of moving 18 king and 4 queen mummies, which are watched with great interest in Egypt, from the museum in Cairo to the new museum in Giza, with a cortege called the Golden Gate of the Pharaohs, is approximately 10 million TL.
The cost of moving 18 kings and 4 queen mummies from the museum in Cairo to the new museum in Giza, with a cortege called the Golden Gate of the Pharaohs, was announced. With a multi-million dollar cortege where intense security measures were taken, the mummies were taken with a state ceremony to the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, 5 km from Cairo.
BILL OF THE CEREMONY APPROXIMATELY 10 MILLION TL. Specially designed vehicles reflecting the Egyptian culture and the clothes of the cortege team drew attention at the ceremony. Egyptian media reported that the cost of the ceremony was 10 million TL.
From the 17th Dynasty ruler Seqenenre Taa II to Ramses IX, who ruled in the 12th century BC, mummies were carried with great success in the chronological order of their reign. Among them, Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh II. Sekenenre Taa, I. Seti, II. Ramses, V. Ramses IX. Ramses, VI. Ramses, Sekenenre, III. 150 television channels from various countries watched the ceremony held for mummies, including Tutmes, Hatshepsut, Meritamun and Ahmose Nefertari.
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities of Egypt announced that the cost of the National Museum of Civilization in Giza, located in Cairo, where 18 kings and 4 queen mummies were transported by a cortege called the Golden Gate of the Pharaohs, cost 38 million dollars.
While the journey of the mummies took 40 minutes, each mummy was transported with gold-colored, nitrogen-filled preservatives, which have absorbent properties against shaking.The 18 king and 4 queen mummies will be opened to tourists at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization on April 18.
Photos from the Golden Gate of the Pharaohs ..