Thursday, August 26, 2010

World's Largest Islamic Art Museum Reopens in Cairo

After a $10-million restoration project that lasted 8 years, President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt officially reopened the world’s largest Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo on Saturday, August 14, 2010.

The Museum restoration project has been hailed as a feat of cross-cultural collaboration, bringing together experts from the Islamic Department of the Louvre of Paris, the Aga Khan Trust for Culture and the nation’s own Supreme Council of Antiques (SCA).


Such news are very much needed

Are there any Islamic Arts museums in Karachi?>

There are Islamic museums in Karachi which contain huge Islamic Art pieces but there is no any specific Islamic Art museum in Karachi

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