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I got to see up close the work done on the statue and to read the history behind it. I also took a video of some of the things the guide mentioned but can’t post. It’s a very large statue and pretty much speaks for...More
There was very little to see but very powerful history, Egypt Tailor Made Tours Laila was my guide and she was very informational, She made her explanation of all the status and Museum and Pyramids exciting and fun.
We took a group of friends to the site known as Memphis - or Meet Rahina as the Egyptians name - The ancient Capital of Egypt.
Here you find numerous statues in the open area of the site portraying the magnitude and magnificence of the...More
We visited this famous statue where it lays in a covered open air building at Memphis. The setting allows you to see the statue from upstairs and down. When you realize that this was carved about 3-4,000 years ago it amazes that the skill and...More
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First, the confusion comes from the fact that there are TWO colossal statues of Ramesse II, one lying on it's back at the museum in Memphis and one that stood in front of the main train station, which was moved to storage a... More
First, the confusion comes from the fact that there are TWO colossal statues of Ramesse II, one lying on it's back at the museum in Memphis and one that stood in front of the main train station, which was moved to storage a decade ago. It is this latter one that WAS moved to the upcoming Grand Museum in January. Do a search on Google per National Geographic - TripAdvisor does not allow links here.