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Roman Theater at Alexandria, Egypt. Over 30 years of excavation have uncovered many Roman remains including this well-preserved theatre with galleries, sections of mosaic-flooring, and marble seats for up to 800 spectators. In Ptolemaic times, this area was the Park of Pan and a pleasure garden. Photo by Marina Molares

(Cleopatra VII, Queen of Egypt. Cleopatra VII Philopator, known to history as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, only shortly survived by her son, Caesarion as pharaoh. Born: October 69 BC, Alexandria, Egypt Died: 30 BC, Alexandria, Egypt

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The Amazing Sunken Cities Of The Ancient World

Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Alexandria Egypt-how amazing would it be to see this?! I wonder if it's too deep to dive. . .

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The Amazing Sunken Cities Of The Ancient World

*ALEXANDRIA, EGYPT: Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact. Amongst the discoveries were the foundations of the palace, shipwrecks, red granite columns, and statues