The Pyramids is a wonder of the Classical age small Classical Age. It costs Food Food and Timber Timber to construct.


In Conquer the World campaign, when held in your empire but not present in the current battle, the effects of this wonder are:


The Pyramids wonder is based on the Great Pyramid of Giza, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built during the period of the Old Kingdom, it is the tallest and largest in volume of all the pyramids. It consists of an estimated 2.3 million limestone blocks.

Pyramids have been built for thousands of years, in such diverse areas as Egypt, Mexico, North America, Europe, China and India. The ancient Egyptians built their pyramids as burial places for their pharaohs.


The Pyramids is a useful wonder for situations where farming, fishing or gathering rare resources that has a food bonus is difficult and unable to meet the food needs of the nation, and is thus useful in desert maps. It is more commonly used for a booming strategy than a rushing one. The boost to food gathering rate granted by this wonder is a cheaper way to conjure more Food, especially as it is coupled with an increase of the Food and Wealth Commerce Limit.