Edfu was known in Greco-Roman times as Apollonopolis Magna, and was a worhsip center to Apollo-Horus.
The Main temple was built in Hellenistic period, as in the case in Dendera Esma, Kom Ombo, and Philae.
In 2006 a sophisticated lighiting system was added at the site to allow also night visits.
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Points of Interest in the Area
A 360 Degrees image inside Edfu Temple