1964: Abu Simbel Temple Saved from the Rising NileArchive Mysteries

27 min
Available from 14/02/2020 to 11/03/2020

As the Nile rose after the completion of the Aswan High Dam, an extraordinary international effort was made to save ancient Egyptian temples from the waters. But who financed the project and how was it carried out?

As the Nile rose after the completion of the Aswan High Dam, an extraordinary international effort was made to save ancient Egyptian temples from the waters. But who financed the project and how was it carried out?


  • Director :
    • Serge Viallet
  • Country :
    • France
  • Year :
    • 2016