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Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur

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Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur

CountryEgypt
Date of Inscription1979
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/86

The capital of the Old Kingdom of Egypt has some extraordinary funerary monuments, including rock tombs, ornate mastabas, temples and pyramids. In ancient times, the site was considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

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Capital: Cairo
Currency: Egyptian pound (EGP)
Language: Arabic
Time Zone: UTC+2

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