Colossi of Memnon, Luxor

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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.

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318761
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Names
Colossi of Memnon
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Luxor, Egypt
Coordinates
25.720514° N, 32.610261° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015