From National Geographic for Kids: The Great Pyramid was once encased in a dazzling layer of polished limestone and topped with a golden capstone. The casting was stripped away long ago as building material for Cairo.
FACT: Of the seven wonders of the ancient world, The Great Pyramid is the only one left standing.
Find many more fun facts and explore the wonders and treasures of the earth when the Children’s Museum’s “National Geographic’s Treasures of the Earth” exhibit comes to Zion Lutheran School’s gym, 6-8 p.m. this Wednesday, Feb. 26. Free family educational activities and fun await you at this special event sponsored by Dani’s Dreams Outdoor Education Center.