Monuments Around the World

By: Tanya Raghu

The Great Pyramids of Giza

The pyramids took over 23 years to build and construct, with each block of lime stone weighing 2.5 tons each. There are still many chambers which have not been finished and which are still hidden.

Height: 455 feet

Base: 756 feet Square Based Pyramid

Chichen Itza

The Chichen Itza was built by the ancient Mayans in Mexico. Almost 1.2 million tourists visit the archeological site per year.365 steps (one for each day of the year)

Height: 64 feet

Base: 181 feet Square Based Pyramid

Geometric Monuments