Luxor Museum

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  • Address: Corniche el Nil. East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 20-952380269
  • Ticket Price: 13 USD
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids, Tomb

Luxor Museum - Review

When you visit the Luxor Museum, don’t be disappointed by its size; it’s a lot smaller than the museum you’ll see in Cairo, but just as spectacular mind you! Catch the Wall of Akhenaten, which is made up of small blocks similar to those used in the Karnak Temple. It’s displayed as a tableau which is made from recycled rubble. The highlights of the museum can’t be ranked in order of preference or popularity but among the must see exhibits is the statue of Amenhotep III and the retrieved pieces from Tutankhamun’s tomb.

Luxor Museum Information

  • Last entry ticket is sold 30 minutes before the closing time
  • student concession is available by providing valid ID proof
  • Visitor's center, cafeteria, bookshps and library are available
  • Audio or personal guide is not provided
  • you can buy a catalogue having details of all the collection of the museum is available in the bookstore
  • The museum is wheel-chair accessible
  • Photography is strictly prohibited

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TripHobo Highlights for Luxor Museum

  • Luxor Museum Address: Corniche el Nil. East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
  • Luxor Museum Contact Number: 20-952380269
  • Luxor Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Luxor Museum Price: 13 USD
  • Best time to visit Luxor Museum(preferred time): 09:00 am - 12:55 pm
  • Time required to visit Luxor Museum: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Luxor Museum

  • 92.46% of people who visit Luxor include Luxor Museum in their plan

  • 82.05% of people start their Luxor Museum visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Luxor Museum

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

92.55% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Luxor Museum

People normally club together Temple Of Montu Enclosure and Ramesseum Or Mortuary Temple Of Ramses I I while planning their visit to Luxor Museum.

People also prefer to end their day with Luxor Museum.

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  • Absolutely Incredible. Highly recommend. Smaller museum, but everything is beautifully maintained with rich color. Be sure to go with a guide.

  • A real gem. A must visit place highly recommended Possibly more informative than the Cairo museum. Items extremely well presented

  • good museum, nicely laid out, and a bit of everything you would want to see. but just underwhelming compared to what is just right outside.

  • Well maintained museum. Not very big but lots of nice pieces and descriptions. Cafeteria was closed when I went, may only open when very busy.

  • A must visit while in Luxor! Probably the best museum in the whole of Egypt. Beats Egyptian Museum of Cairo hands down. Leaving Egyptian Museum leaves you in disbelief of the sad state of the museum and the artifacts. Luxor Museum gives hope that all is not lost. The museum features well curated artifacts, the focus is on quality and not on quantity. It also has clear and sufficient descriptions on the pieces. A big plus is that it is open until lates, 9pm, so you can come here when the other sites have closed up. The museum also has a comprehensive book shop and a library. They have also a small movie theater playing a seven minute introductory piece. Only small minus is that for taking photos you need to pay 50 pounds more or face a fine. They are actually monitoring this by security cameras, you have been warned.

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