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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.