Special Projects

The Project Sector of the Ministry of State for Antiquities oversees a number of special projects, including site management projects as well as regular maintenance at MSA sites, the construction of new museums and the renovation of existing museums, and conservation programs. Acting in cooperation with the other departments of the MSA, the Project Sector is also responsible for identifying critically endangered sites and developing plans for their preservation. The Project Sector coordinates with a wide variety of consultants and partners from around the world to ensure that its work is conducted in accordance with international laws, agreements, customs, and standards.

The following links will take you to lists of the various projects, either underway or already completed, that are under the jurisdiction of the MSAs Project Sector.

Site Management * Museums * Conservation

The Akhenaten Museum in Minya under construction. (Mohamed Megahed)


The 14th century mosque of Sitt Miska (Sitt Hadaq) under restoration (unknown)