Who designed the pyramids?

Answer A man named Imhotep has been credited for designing the world's first pyramid (Djoser's Step Pyramid at Saqqara). Considered to be the world's first architect and the chief minister (vizier) to kin... Read More »

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Who designed the Pyramids of Giza?

It may not be possible to determine exactly who designed the Pyramids of Giza. According to National Geographic, each pyramid was built at a different time, by different Pharaohs. Pharaoh Khufu bui... 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 »

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 »

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 »