Pyramids

Pyramidal-shaped WHS (excluding Ziggurats, which have their own connection)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Agadez Its 27 metre tall minaret is in the form of a truncated pyramid. (AB ev)
Ancient villages of Northern Syria "Al-Bara.... is renowned for its 6th century pyramidal tombs" (AB ev)
Angkor Baksei Chamkrong, Ak Yum and other temples are pyramidal
Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe 40 m high pyramid (AB ev)
Borobudur a general design similar to the shape of pyramid (wiki)
Cahokia Mounds
Calakmul
Caral-Supe
Chan Chan Huaca Obispo
Chichen-Itza
Chola Temples
Copan
Crespi d'Adda Crespi chapel - a decorated tower-pyramid (official website)
El Tajin
Gebel Barkal
Koguryo Kingdom Tomb of the General
Kremlin and Red Square Red Square - Lenin's Mausoleum
Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor
Meroe several pyramidal funerary monuments
Mexico City and Xochimilco Templo Mayor
Oaxaca and Monte Alban Monte Alban
Palenque
Paris, Banks of the Seine Louvre
Polonnaruva Sathmahal Prasada, a pyramid shaped, seven storied building, thought to be an unusually shaped stupa.
Potsdam In Neuer Garten
Pyramids (Memphis)
Quebrada de Humahuaca At the Pucara in Tilcara: ... stands a monument resembling a pyramid with a truncated top. It is a tribute to archeologists Juan D. Ambrosetti, Salvador Debenedetti and Eric Boman, and it was built by architect Mart?n Noel in 1935.
Rome Pyramid of Cestius
Teotihuacan
Tequila Teuchitlan site of Guachimontones, '..In the centre is an extant multi-layered circular pyramid with four staircases'
Tikal National Park
Tiwanaku The Akapana Pyramid
Tomb of Askia The tomb is pyramidal
Uxmal
Vienna memorial to Archduchess Maria Christina of Austria sculpted by Antonio Canova, in the Augustinian Church
Xochicalco

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