Summary: The Great Hypostyle Hall

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The Hypostyle Hall

The Great Hypostyle Hall at Karnak, is a historical landmark located in Luxor, Egypt. They Hypostyle have attracted many tourists to visit this temple in Ancient Egypt. It was built in 3200 BC. The Great Hypostyle Hall was Gothic Style architecture, by the big columns and small windows. The art work is very interesting from the Hypostyle Hall. The Hypostyle Halls had such narrow column spacing is due to the length of stone and wood the Egyptians had to work with to build the complex. Sandstone is what they used to build it, sandstone is a soft stone and the wood came from palm trees of cypress. The Hypostyle covered about 60 acres of land, it had massive columns that were every close to each other admitting a small amount

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