The National Museum of the Egyptian Civilization received, a high-profile delegation of Agence universitaire de la francophonie (AUF) chaired by Dr. Sliem Khalbous, Chairman of the agency on the sideline of their visit to Egypt.
Dr. Abeer Abu El Magd, an archeologist at the NMEC, accompanied the visiting delegation over a tour inside the central main hall and the hall of mummies.
She explained to members of the delegation all contents on show in addition to shed the light on the stages of building the NMEC and opening of its various halls.
The delegation expressed their admiration at the museum and its archeological treasuries.
Dr. Sliem Khalbous was keen on writing down a comment in the registry of visits of the museum.
He expressed his delight at visiting that great edifice and he described it as an important accomplishment to secure the Egyptian heritage throughout history.