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The Red Pyramid

The Red Pyramid Facts The Red Pyramid is commonly known as the Shinning or the Northern Pyramid and it has the second largest base of any pyramid in Egypt, each side measures about 220 m. It is considered the largest of the three major pyramids located at the Dahshur necropolis 40 km outside Cairo near Saqqara. It was built from red […]

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The Bent Pyramid

The Bent Pyramid of Snefru The bent pyramid is located about 40 km away from Cairo at the royal necropolis of Dahshur. It was built by the great pharaoh Snefru and it was actually the second pyramid built by him. Bent Pyramid appears a transitional form between smooth-sided and steep-sided pyramids. Because the original angle of inclination showed some […]

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The Great Pyramid of “Khufu”

The Great Pyramid of Giza “The Pyramid of Khufu” The Great Pyramid it is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the World and the largest of the three other ancient pyramids. It took about 20 years to be built. It belongs to the fourth dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh “Khufu” or “Cheops“, which was built as a […]

Giza Pyramids Complex

Giza Pyramids complex is located on the Giza plateau. It includes the three master Pyramids, which are ((Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure)), the superb Sphinx, some cemeteries, and an industrial complex. It is located in the desert of Giza in the southwest of Cairo. The Giza Pyramids are listed as one of the Seven Wonders of […]

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The Great Sphinx of Giza

Facts About The Great Sphinx The Sphinx is a limestone mythical creature. It has the head of a man, which most Egyptologists believe that it represents king Khafre and the body of a lion. It is located on the west bank of the Nile in Giza, southeast of the pyramids. It is the oldest known […]

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Saqqara Step Pyramid – The First Pyramid in Egypt

King Djoser Pyramid The evolution of Saqqara Step Pyramid began with an astonishing monument built for one king and designed by a skilled architect. Saqqara Step Pyramid is an archeological remain in the Saqqara necropolis that is located northwest of the city of Memphis in Egypt and was built 4700 years ago. It was built […]