Pyramids of Egypt





In the Sands of Time




Building the Pyramids




The Pyramid Texts




Pyramids at Abu Rawash

   Pyramid of Djedefre
   Lepsius Expedition




Pyramids at Abusir

Three Major Pyramids
   Pyramid of Neferirkare Kakai - The tallest pyramid at the site
   Niuserre Pyramid - The most intact pyramid at the site
   Pyramid of Sahure known for its finely carved reliefs

Smaller Pyramids
   Incomplete Pyramid of Neferefre
   Pyramid of Queen Khentkaues II wife of Neferirkare and mother of Neferefre and Niuserre
   Unfinished Pyramid of Shepseskare
   Lepsius Pyramid 24 - Likely the pyramid of a queen - 5th Dynasty
   Lepsius Pyramid 25 - Likely the pyramid of a queen - 5th Dynasty

Mastabas of Courtiers
   The tombs of several high officials and family members
   Mastaba of Ptahshepses (vizier under Nyuserre)
   Mastaba of Prince Nakhtkare (son of Raneferef or Nyuserre)

Abusir-south
   Directly north of Saqqara is a cemetery of lower-ranking officials of the Old Kingdom:

Tombs
   Ity (Third Dynasty)
   Hetepi (priest, beginning of Third Dynasty)
   Kaaper (architect and priest, Fourth Dynasty)
   Rahotep (priest, end of Fifth Dynasty)
   Fetekti (priest, end of Fifth Dynasty)
   Qar and his sons (vizier, Sixth Dynasty)
   Rock cut tomb of Nakhtmin (charioteer)

Saite-Persian Cemetery
   On a small hill directly south of the pyramid of Neferefre is a cemetery of tombs from the Saite period
   Tomb of Udjahorresnet
   Tomb of Iufaa
   Tomb of Menekhibneko
   Tomb of Padihor
   Tomb of R3




Pyramids at Abydos

    Tomb of Neferhotep I - 13th Dynasty
    Tomb of Sobekhotep IV - 13th Dynasty
    Ahmose I Last Pyramid Built - 18th Dynasty




Pyramids at Dahshur

   Bent Pyramid of Snefru - 4th Dynasty - 2nd Pyramid Builder
   Red Pyramid Snefru - 4th Dynasty - 2nd Pyramid Builder
   Pyramid of Sesostris III 12th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Senusret III -12th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Amenemhet III - The White Pyramid -12th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Amenemhet III - The Black Pyramid - 12th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Ameny Qemau - 13th Dynasty




Deir El-Medina Tombs - West Bank of Luxor




Step Pyramid at Edfu




Pyramids at Faiyum

    Pyramid of Pharaoh Amenemhat III at Hawara
    Pyramid of Senusret II at El Lahun, Kahun




Pyramids at Giza

   About the Giza Pyramid Complex
   Great Pyramid of Khufu
   Pyramid of Khafre, Chephren
   Pyramid of Menkaure
   Sphinx




Pyramids at Lisht - Amenemhet I and his son Sesostris I
Pyramid of Amenemhet III




Pyramids of Mazghuna




Pyramid of Sneferu at Meidum




Pyramids at Saqqara

   Step Pyramid - Pharaoh Djoser - 1st Pyramid Builder - 3rd Dynasty
   Pyramid OF Sekhemkhet - 3rd Dynasty
   Mastaba Faraoun - Tomb of Shepseskaf - 4th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Userkaf - 5th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Unas - 5th Dynasty
   Headless Pyramid of Menkauhor - 5th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Teti and His Queens - 6th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Pepi I and His Queens - 6th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Pepi II and His Queens - 6th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Djedkare - Ises I - 6th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Merenre - 6th Dynasty
   Mastaba of Mereruka - 6th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Khendjer - 13th Dynasty
   Pyramid of Qakare Ibi - 14th Dynasty

Tomb of Horemheb 18th Dynasty

Serapeum at Saqqara

Mastabas of Saqqara, Ankhmahor, Kagemni, Ptahhotep, Idut, Nebet, Ti

Archaeologists unearth 'huge number' of sealed Egyptian sarcophagi in Saqqara - October 2020

Secrets of the Saqqara Tomb Netflix - October 28, 2020




Small Unfinished Step Pyramids - Seila, Naqada, Kula, Elephantine, Khui




Pyramids at Zawyet El-Aryan




Ellie's Journey To The Pyramids - December 2000



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