Abraham Lincoln Monument, Washington D.C. The Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States. It is located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., across from the Washington Monument.
The pyramids are important geographic structures located in Egypt. The Pharaohs would build the pyramids to be remembered, but also as their final resting place. They believed the shape would help them ascend into the Afterlife. Willis, Roy G. World Mythology: The Illustrated Guide. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006. Print.
There are some landmarks around the world that almost everyone knows about, like the Statue of Liberty, the Eiffel tower in Paris, the Pyramids of Giza and many more. Here are the 100 most famous landmarks around the world.
Stenar Ales is a megalithic monument in southern Sweden, the monument is believed to be built in the sixth century on an earlier monument is the oldest and one of the most famous in the Viking culture. It consists of 59 large rocks shaped ellipse located 67 meters long and 19m wide, each rock weighs about 2 tons.