People often ask me, ‘well, it’s not really as exciting as Indiana Jones, now is it?’
I reply, ‘to an archaeologist, yes, it certainly is!’

— Zahi Hawass

Conservation work at the Sphinx
Conservation work at the Sphinx

 I am very happy that despite the current situation here in Egypt, the Ministry of Antiquities continues to protect our monuments.  Behind me, you can see the current conservation work on the Great Sphinx. (PHOTO: Stephanie Sakoutis)

Location

Giza
Egypt
29° 58' 30.9108" N, 31° 8' 15.972" E

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