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Higher Institute of Folklore Museum

The Objectives of Egyptian Society for Folk Traditions include cultural and scientific services, It provides technical and intellectual assistance to Folklore students and the traditional bearers of the intangible cultural heritage in the form of training and safeguarding, The Society, also provides different organizations and governmental agencies with information related to intangible heritage whenever necessary, The Egyptian Society for Folk Traditions alms at raising the awareness of the importance of the intangible cultural heritage in strengthening the Egyptian identity and need for safeguarding our heritage, The Egyptian Society for F'olk Traditions collaborates with Archives of ICH for preparing a database for the compilations of the lCH of Egypt with Cl special attention to the traditional elements that are in danger and need to be safeguarded.


Address:
Higher Institute of Folklore Museum
Address: 18 El Borsa El Adeema St., Tawfeqiah Sq., Cairo
Tel. +20-2-5752460
Opening Hours: Opening hours: 9:00 am till 2:00 pm
Closed Days: Closed on Fridays

Contact:
Egyptian, Society for Folk Traditions
47 Sollman gohar Street, Dokki, Gelza, Egypt.
Tel. 376264009.
Fax, 25908838
http://esft-eg.org/

Last Updated on Sunday 16th January 2011