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.

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318761
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Colossi of Memnon

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
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Colossi of Memnon - Luxor, Egypt