Colossi of Memnon Luxor, Egypt

Colossi of Memnon
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The first main sight across the Nile from Luxor are these two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. For 3,400 years, they have guarded his mortuary temple.

Go Historic ID
249010
Best Known As
Colossi of Memnon
Full Name
Colossi of Memnon
Coordinates
25.720514° N, 32.610261° E  (map)
Address
Luxor, Egypt
Tags
Egypt Africa
Luxor Qinā, Egypt
Africa continent
Qinā Upper Egypt, Egypt