Dahshour archaeological area

Dahshour archaeological area is part of the Tentative list of Egypt in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party.

Map of Dahshour archaeological area

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Malta - 05-Feb-13 -

The Bent Pyramid and Red Pyramid are close to an off-limits military zone but should be visited to give you a clear idea of the first attempts of pyramid construction. I climbed up to the heart of the Dahshur pyramid and on a clear day you can clearly spot several pyramid ruins in the distance (inside the military zone). Together with Saqqara, I feel these deserve a WHS listing

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Dahshour archaeological area
1994 Added to Tentative List

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Dahshour archaeological area (T)
WHS 1997-2021