The Great Pyramids The Great Pyramids of Giza are one of the most enthralling and captivating pieces of architecture the world has ever seen. One of the seven wonders of the world, these ancient structures continue to amaze us to this day.  Scientists and historians have studied, debated, and even guessed how structures of this…

The most prominent monument at Saqqara is the Step Pyramid of Djoser, first king of the 3rd Dynasty (ca. 2650-2575 BC). This structure, believed to have been designed by a high official named Imhotep is the first pyramid and the earliest example of large-scale stone construction in Egypt. The Step Pyramid stands at the heart…