When was the sphinx made?

Answer The Great Sphinx, located on the Giza Plateau in Egypt along with the famous pyramids, was built around 2500 B.C. The exact date of its creation is uncertain. It depicts the head of a man on the bo... Read More »

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When was the Great Sphinx in ancient Egypt made?

According to, it is unknown exactly when the ancient Egyptian pyramid known as the Great Sphinx of Giza was built. The pyramid was likely built circa 2555 BC to 2532 BC, according to Em... Read More »

What was the Sphinx known for?

The Great Sphinx of Egypt is a 240-foot-long and 66-foot-high limestone statue that stands by the pyramid complex at Giza. Widely believed to have been commissioned by the pharaoh Khafre in the mid... Read More »

How big is the sphinx?

The body of the Sphinx in Egypt is about 260 feet long, 20 feet wide and 65 feet tall. The paws are 50 feet long and the head is 30 feet long and 14 feet wide. The largest stone used for this statu... Read More »

How to Make a Sphinx?

The ancient Egyptians were masters at making a Sphinx. Now you can make one, too!