Luxor Temple

Photo of the pylon and statues of Ramesses II at Luxor Temple in the evening. Luke Hollis, 2022.

BY Tessa Litecky


Luxor Temple is unique for its many different phases of continuous occupation. For thousands of years, rulers, priests, and religious pilgrims have been coming here to speak with the gods.

This is a timeline of the construction and different phases of the temple.

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