THE NUBIAN MUSEUM
The Nubian Museum is also known
as The International Museum of Nubia was built by UNESCO to protect the Nubian
monuments. The museum was designed by architect Mahmoud El-Hakim and was
launched on November 23rd, 1997. It is an archeological museum, situated in
It displays several ancient
pieces which belong to various periods throughout all Egyptian history:
Geological, Pharaonic, Roman, Coptic, and Islamic.
It has three floors utilized for
displaying and housing exhibitions, a library, and an information center.
There is a whole section
dedicated to the Nubian history, and it includes monumental pieces that belong
to different ages of the Nubian development and civilization. Also, there are 360
pieces that represent the history of Aswan.
The museum also has an open
exposition that displays 90 uncommon pieces.
There are 50 significant pieces
displayed in the internal halls from prehistoric periods.