Antiquities Minister – Egyptian Museums, Tourist Sites Open Free On WTD Celebration

Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh el-Damaty said on Friday 26092014 that all tourist sites and museums across the nation will be open for free to visitors for two days starting Saturday.

This comes on the occasion of the World Tourism Day, Damaty said.

The Minister also called upon the Egyptian people to visit the tourist sites to show that their country is safe.

Several festivals will be held in cooperation with the Culture Ministry, according to the minister.

Source : Egypt State Information Service