In the rich archeological site of Hermopolis Magna, buildings and houses dating back to the Pharaonic, Greek and Roman Eras can be identified. As for buildings that belong to the late Pharaonic Era, they are mainly well-constructed mud-brick houses that once belonged to wealthy people. Here, among the Greco-Roman monuments– which were built over many other constructions from the New Kingdom and the Late Period–is a paved streets running from the north to the south through the city. The cemetery of the people of Hermopolis was found in Tuna el Gabal. The cemetery which was found nearby Hermopolis has tombs of the Middle Kingdom.