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Pyramids of Giza. Tamzen Quigley. Giza Necropolis. Giza Necropolis. Just outside Cairo 6 Pyramids in total 3 of the Pyramids are known as the Great Pyramids. One of the 7 wonders of the world The biggest one was finished being built around 2560 BC.

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Pyramids of giza

Pyramids of Giza

Tamzen Quigley



Giza necropolis1
Giza Necropolis

  • Just outside Cairo

  • 6 Pyramids in total

  • 3 of the Pyramids are known as the Great Pyramids.

  • One of the 7 wonders of the world

  • The biggest one was finished being built around 2560 BC.

  • The biggest one is the Pyramid of Khufu, 138.8 metres high



Great sphinx
Great Sphinx

  • The Giza Necropolis also has the Great Sphinx.

  • The sphinx is a statue with a lions body and human head

  • 73.5 metres long

  • 19.3 metres wide

  • 20.22 metres high

  • Built between 2558 and 2532 BC.



Great sphinx2
Great Sphinx

  • The nose may have been blown off by a cannonball fired by Napoleon’s army.


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