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Zahi Hawass

Zahi Hawass (Arabic: ???? ??????; born May 28, 1947) is an Egyptian archaeologist, an Egyptologist, and former Minister of State for Antiquities Affairs. He has also worked at archaeological sites in the Nile Delta, the Western Desert, and the Upper Nile Valley.

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I have found a shaft, going 29 meters [95 feet, approximately] vertically down into the ground, exac ...

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Anyone can like their job... To love your job is not enough, you must give your passion to your job.

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I found in one of the tombs an inscription saying, 'If you touch my tomb, you will be eaten by a cro ...

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When we find something new at Giza, we announce it to the world. The Sphinx and the Pyramids are wor ...

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I am damn good. I am doing all this for Egypt and nothing else. I reject 70 per cent of media interv ...

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“As scientists, we keep an open mind, but we have to base our ideas about the past on archaeologic ...

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“When I make a new discovery, every journalist in every newspaper wants to know, ... These are all ...

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“Why should I allow them to drape it? If they want to make propaganda, let them do it somewhere el ...

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“This item is among five archaeological collections to be presented by Egypt in the fair held in t ...

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“I will reveal the secrets behind these doors,”

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“Maybe they are mummies of kings or queens or nobles, we don't know. But it's definitely someone c ...

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“We don't really know what kind of people are inside but I do believe they look royal. Maybe they ...

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“For the last 100 years, curators sat down to drink tea, but they did not do their jobs, ... How m ...

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“All the pieces found are in good shape and they will be moved for restoration and display.”

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“I will announce some of the tombs I found next to the great pyramid of Khufu. One is an intact to ...

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