When were the great pyramids made?

Answer According to "National Geographic," the Great Pyramid of Giza, which was created for the pharaoh Khufu, was built around 2550 B.C. The other pyramids on the Giza plateau were built between 2589 and... Read More »

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When were the Great Pyramids built?

There is debate amongst scholars over exactly when the Great Pyramid of Giza and its two companion pyramids were built, but it is certain that they were built during the so-called Old Kingdom perio... Read More »

How many great pyramids of Egypt were there?

The Pyramids of Giza are the most well-known pyramids in Egypt. Three main pyramids comprise the Pyramids of Giza, and were all built around 2550 BC for prominent kings and queens during that time ... Read More »

How were the pyramids of Egypt made?

According to the Archeological Institute of America's Archeology website there is no recorded evidence to precisely understand how the pyramids of Egypt were built. The lack of hard evidence has le... Read More »

How many Mayan-made pyramids were built?

The exact number of pyramids built by the Mayans is unknown. Many Mayan sites remain unexcavated, and others have been damaged or destroyed. Major extant pyramid sites include Acanceh, Calakmul, C... Read More »