10 Facts on Pyramids?

Answer The pyramids of ancient Egypt have been a source of fascination for centuries. Intended as tombs for the pharaohs, it remains a mystery as to how they were built. Using just ropes and sledges to mo... Read More »

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Facts About the Mayan Pyramids?

The Mayan pyramids stand out as one of the most impressive architectural achievements of the ancient world. Precisely designed and requiring a massive human effort to build, they tell the story of ... Read More »

How many pyramids make up the pyramids of Giza?

There are seven pyramids at Giza.The most famous are the three major pyramids: the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre and the Pyramid of Menkaure. In addition, there is a mortuary pyrami... Read More »

How many pyramids are at abu sir?

Currently, only four pyramids stand in various stages of decay at Abu Sir, which is more commonly spelled Abusir. Originally 14 pyramids stood at the site near Cairo. They were built during the Fif... Read More »

What is the age of the pyramids?

All artifacts of the Egyptian civilization range from 5000 years old to earlier. As such, placing the construction of the first pyramid (Djoser's Step Pyramid) at 2700 B.C.; historians place the ag... Read More »