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Egyptian Pavilion to be inaugurated

05-11-2010 13:35 BJT Special Report: Shanghai World Expo 2010 |

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Pavilion Preview

Theme: Cairo, Mother of the World: A City that Keeps Reinventing Itself

National Pavilion Day: July 23

Location: Within Zone C of the Expo Site

Egypt Pavilion Features

The exterior of the pavilion adopts mainly two colors of black and white and boasts a modern look. Interior is divided into two parts with an arch, which allow visitors to pass through. Exhibited items include material objects, films and pictures showing Egypt's long history and rich culture.

The pavilion explores how to face the challenges of the present and future based on experiences of the past. The importance of Cairo, capital of the country and mother of the world, to both Egypt and its surrounding regions is also emphasized in the exhibitions.

Pavilion Highlights

Highlight 1: Antiques of EgyptEgyptian antiques together with wonderful slides, documentaries and music recording Egyptian people's history, economy, culture, customs, traditions and so on showcase the development of Cairo and other cities.

Highlight 2: Diversified CairoDiversified Cairo has always kept reinventing itself in aspects of technology, economy and social development.

 

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CCTV.com

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