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Egyptian Architecture Timeline


  • c. 2670 BCE - c. 2650 BCE

    The Step Pyramid is built by Imhotep under reign of King Djoser.

  • c. 2560 BCE

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is constructed by Pharaoh Khufu (Cheops).

  • c. 2530 BCE

    Pyramid of Khafre is built at Giza.

  • c. 2510 BCE

    Pyramid of Menkaure is built at Giza.

  • c. 2500 BCE

  • c. 2112 BCE - c. 2063 BCE

    First monument raised at Karnak by Wahankh Intef II.

  • c. 1971 BCE - c. 1926 BCE

    Reign of Senusret I in Egypt who begins construction of Temple of Amun at Karnak.

  • c. 204 BCE

    Construction and daily use of Temple Complex of Karnak.

  • 1479 BCE - 1458 BCE

  • 1279 BCE - 1212 BCE

    Reign of Ramesses II (The Great) in Egypt.

  • c. 1264 BCE - c. 1244 BCE

    Probable dates for the construction of Abu Simbel.

  • c. 1244 BCE - c. 1224 BCE

    Other probable dates for the construction of Abu Simbel.

  • 336 CE


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