The Pyramid of Sneferu at Meidum


Sneferu Endures
The Stable Pyramid

The eastern chapel is located at beginning of the causeway. It is roofed and has two uninscribed rounded top stelae, 4.2m tall.

The causeway ramp and the eastern chapel.

The causeway, 210m long, stretches from the east chapel to the cultivation. It was cut cut into the bedrock. Excavators found only long mudbrick walls were a valley would have been.



Height 92 m
Base 144 m
Volume 638,733 cu. m
Slope 51° 50' 35"
Dynasty 4
Satellite Pyramids (1)
Queens Pyramids (0)
Ruled 25 years

Meidum Pyramid index
The Meidum pyramid
The north face
The northwest corner
The south face
The southwest corner
The southeast corner
The east face
The east chapel and causeway
Mastaba no. 17