Opened in 2006,
the Sohag Museum houses locally-unearthed artifacts
from the Middle Kingdom through Graeco-Roman. The collection, which currently
stands at about
5,000 artifacts is expected to increase as archaeologists
excavate nearby sites. Labels are in Arabic and English.
to Governorate building on east bank of Nile
TAXI: ask for “met-haf sohaj”
FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY ALLOWED.
museum is wheelchair accessible.
are not provided.