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Style: New Kingdom/20th.dyn. Style: New Kingdom/20th.dyn.
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Deir El-Medina
Deir El-Medina

The name Deir el-Medina means the Monastery of the Town. Deir el-Medina is the village of the workmen and their families who built and decorated the tombs and temples at Thebes.

Archaeological Site

Dra'Abul-Naga
Dra'Abul-Naga

Dra'Abul-Naga is situated between El-Tarif and Deir El-Bahari on the west side of Thebes. It was the necropolis of the Theban rulers of the Seventeenth Dynasty and their families.

Archaeological Site

Karnak Temple
Karnak Temple

The site of the Karnak Temples is an open natural museum of Ancient Egyptian history. It contains a mixture of the different architectural styles built by the kings who ruled the country from the Twelfth Dynasty until the Greco-Roman times.

Temple

Medinet Habu
Medinet Habu

The temple of Medinet Habu is one of the most impressive structures west of Thebes. It was built for Ramesses the Third as a mortuary temple. The work was done under the direction of the treasurer, Amun Amonmose.

Temple

Tomb of Ramesses the Sixth
Tomb of Ramesses the Sixth

The tomb of King Ramesses the Sixth is located in the Valley of the Kings on the west bank of the Nile at Luxor. This tomb was designed according to the classic plan of Twentieth Dynasty tombs. It is composed of a series of elongated corridors and vestibules, lying on one axis and ending at the burial chamber.

Tomb

Valley of the Kings
Valley of the Kings

The Valley of the Kings took its name from the furnished rock-cut tombs for the kings of the Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Dynasties. At least 26 of the 32 rulers of these dynasties were buried in the Valley of the Kings. It lies about six kilometers or four miles from the western bank of the Nile at Thebes.

Necropolis

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