Pilgrims coming to pay homage to the goddess hathor wrote numerous graffiti on its walls the area is closed to tourists, and for structural reasons probably will remain closed.
but one hopes that the collection of stunningly beautiful carved and painted relief blocks recoverd in polish and Egyptian excavations and now stored at dayer al –bahari will one day be put on display .
a few of these blocks ,together with pieces from mentuhetep's temple , can be seen in the luxor museum of ancient art
From" The Illustrated Guide to Luxor" by kent R.Weeks ,published by the American University in Cairo Press. Copyright © 2005 White Star S.p.a