Alabaster Sphinx

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  • Address: Memphis, near the Colossus of Ramses II, Cairo, Egypt, Cairo
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Architecture

The Alabaster Sphinx is beautifully erected near the remains of Memphis. The carving was made in honor of a Pharaoh who was actually unknown. The sphinx is 8meters (26 feet) long and 4meters (13 feet) tall and weighs about 90 tons. Its appearance has deteriorated over the years. The sphinx has a human head with a lion’s body sitting in a crouching position. The Alabaster Sphinx is also referred to as the calcite Sphinx.

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  • Alabaster Sphinx Address: Memphis, near the Colossus of Ramses II, Cairo, Egypt, Cairo
  • Alabaster Sphinx Timing: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Alabaster Sphinx: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 2.72% of people who visit Cairo include Alabaster Sphinx in their plan

  • 77.78% of people start their Alabaster Sphinx visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Alabaster Sphinx

Monday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Alabaster Sphinx

People normally club together Osiris Hall and Memphis Museum while planning their visit to Alabaster Sphinx.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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