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This impressive monument, carved in honor of an unknown Pharaoh during the 18th Dynasty, is 26 feet long, 13 feet tall and weighs approximately 90 tons.
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Mit Rahina Museum, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

You will have a wonderful time reflecting on the history and culture here. This will allow you an opportunity to reflect.

Thank J G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The sphinx is in the outdoor area of the museum. It is beautiful. Memphis is the ancient capital of Egypt, and called Noph in the Old Testament. With that knowledge, it is fascinating to walk where the ancients walked.

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you are like most people, you went to Giza and you saw the Great Sphinx and you thought it was going to be bigger. You hear about the Alabaster Sphinx in Memphis and you figure that you better head out there to get another...More

Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 24 May 2017

this sphinx hasa nose but no inscriptions . hence no details of who built it and when and for why. disappointing except for a photo op

Thank babuchNashik
Reviewed 7 May 2017

located very near to the pyramids is the Sphinx. It is obviously worth seeing and taking photos of. Some of it is in restoration but really worth visiting!

Thank ronnabrody
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Don't confuse this one with the much larger Sphinx in Giza. The sphinx of Memphis is much smaller. It is next to the Colossus of Ramesses at the Mit Rahina museum so worth seeing when you see the Colossus of Ramesses. Quite a few vendors...More

Thank Sandi S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This sphinx is one of the best preserved I have seen in my trip to Egypt. The detail in the carving is amazing. The collection of statues in Memphis is well worth a visit and much less crowded than the other tourist sites.

Thank Caz C
Reviewed 18 March 2017

It is in Memphis which is 15-20 miles away from Giza Plateau , if you have time go there, there is also the master piece colossal limestone statue of Ramses 2 , which used to be 12.8 high when standing, but legs are missing ....More

Thank Squash_10
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This Sphinx in Memphis was smaller than the one in Giza but it was still worth seeing. It was a lot less crowded around this Sphinx than the one in Giza.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Once part of the complex at Memphis. Can get quite close and walk around it fully. Part of the Memphis park.

Thank Mark G
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