10 Most Famous Tombs in the World

#5. Taj Mahal

taj mahal

One of the seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal in India was the burial site for Mughal emperor’s Shah Jahan’s wife. It took 21 years to complete it and has since then become the ultimate symbol of love.

#6. Great pyramid of Giza

It was built during the period 2560 BC to 2540 BC as a tomb for Pharoh Khuf. It is one of the oldest and largest among the three pyramids of Giza and one of the seven wonders of the world. How these massive pyramids were made is still a mystery unknown to us.

#7. Lenin Mausoleum

Lenin Mausoleum

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Also known as Lenin’s tomb, the Lenin Mausoleum is located in Moscow, Russia. The body of Vladimir Lenin has been of display here since 1924. To preserve the dead body, it is kept at a temperature of 16 degrees celcius and is given a chemical bath every 18 month.

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