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Address: Pyramids Zone | El Haram, Giza, Egypt
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Great story of how they found the pieces of the boat & than assembled them. Interesting to see how the Egyptians traveled on the Nile.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great story of how they found the pieces of the boat & than assembled them. Interesting to see how the Egyptians traveled on the Nile.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of the most important excavations about ancient Egyptian history and their important trading trips al over the world, this is one of the most important sites to visit whenever you are in Eypt.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum contains just one item, a 4,500 year old cedar boat that was reconstructed piece by piece after it was found buried next to the Great Pyramid in Giza. It is probably the oldest boat in the world, very awe-inspiring.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

now you can see how the king of eqypt took his final ride on the nile to his resting place,boy where they good at making stuff.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This boat is a good place to take you girlfriend and have a great love speach there away from people

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would say this is a must see when you go to the pyramids. They have painstakingly pieced together a boat that was found buried near the pyramids ... these are the boats used by the kings and queens to travel the Nile. Incredible attention to detail; beautifully displayed. Highly recommend it, especially if you're a history buff.

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Tinsukia, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum houses the Khufu ship, it is one of the oldest (about 4500 years old), largest (measuring 143 feet), and best-preserved vessels of antiquity. It was discovered in 1954 buried next to the Pyramids with its 1,224 disassembled pieces. It took years to be resembled the pieces and all the assembly was done with using only ropes. There is... More 

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East Islip, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered in 1954. Twenty five years to reassemble. One trip on the Nile. An amazing piece of work by a people who were easily more advanced than we.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exhibit is amazing. It is displayed in a building alongside the great pyramid. Once inside the viewing walkways are excellent and you can see the detail close up. An amazing piece of history that has not deteriorated with the passing of time. Really enjoyable!

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a mini museum next to the pyramids. You have to pay for entrance but well worth it. The boat [Royal Bark] held together by ropes is 4 1/2 thousand years old. It was found in a nearby pit in bits, but virtually complete. This amazing boat is a "must" see and worth the small entrance fee No photography.

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