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Philosophers' Circle Philosophers' Circle
Photo by Raymon Kondos © 2009 Your Egypt

In front of the rest house down a slant lies a semi-circle of statues of famous Greek philosophers and poets. The semi-circle was set during the Ptolemaic era. The statues represent; Plato, Heraclitus, Thales, Protagoras, Homer, Hesiod, Demetrius of Phalerum and Pindar.

The landmark islocated at the end of the avenue of sphinxesWhat does it mean? that runs between the temple of ApisWho is this deity? cult and the Serapeum.

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