Pyramids of Giza

The pyramid complex gathers three major pyramids: the Great Pyramid of Giza, 146.7 meters tall and also known as the Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre (136.4 meters) and the Pyramid of Menkaure (65 meters). These three pyramids, built from 2610 to 2498 BC during the Fourth Egyptian Dynasty, are the largest and most complex of their kind. The site also includes a number of smaller pyramids and funerary structures.