We look forward to welcoming you at the Grand Egyptian Museum

The GEM Complex is now offering limited tours to test site readiness and the visitor experience ahead of the official opening. Access is currently limited to the Grand Hall, commercial area, and exterior gardens. All other interior spaces, including access to the galleries and collections, are restricted until the official opening.


Important Information:

  • Free admission passes are offered to the following:
    • Children under the age of 6
    • Visitors with disabilities plus one caregiver
    • Egyptian tour guides (excluding weekends and public holidays)
    • Egyptian Military Veterans (excluding weekends and public holidays)
    • First degree family members of Egyptian martyrs (excluding weekends and public holidays)
    • Members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)
  • Foreign spouses of Egyptians and their children are eligible to buy the Egyptian admission pass.
  • For group bookings of 10 or more or third-party guided tours, please contact legacy.booking@hassanallam.com
  • For school bookings, please contact learning@gem.eg
  • Limited parking slots are available at the premises.
  • No outside food or beverage is allowed on the premises.
  • Non-professional, non-commercial personal photography using small handheld cameras and mobile phones is permitted.
  • Professional recording equipment, cameras with removable lenses, photography/camera lights, tripods, and drones are prohibited.
  • All passes are non-transferable and non-refundable.