Egypt opens Sneferu’s ‘Bent’ Pyramid in Dahshur to public

People walk in front of the Bent Pyramid of Sneferu, that was reopened after restoration work, in Dahshur, south of Cairo, Egypt July 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

DAHSHUR, Egypt (Reuters) – Egypt opened to visitors on Saturday the “Bent” Pyramid built for pharaoh Sneferu, a 101-meter structure just south of Cairo that marks a key step in the evolution of pyramid construction. Tourists will now be able to clamber down a 79-meter (86 yards) narrow tunnel from a raised entrance on the […]

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