Artist Farouk Hosny, former culture minister, said: "I'm pleased to visit the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM), the imagination that has become a reality.”
Hosny expressed appreciation to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi for the special attention he attaches to the daily work in this great edifice.
He also thanked Dr. Khaled Anani, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, for his efforts in establishing this giant edifice.
Moreover, the former culture minister praised Major general Atef moftah, the general supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum, as “a man with great experience in carrying out giant works and realizing the responsibility of this huge work.”
“I think this museum will be President Sisi’s gift to humanity,” Hosny said.