*HERACLAEON, EGYPT ~ The lost Egyptian City.This Granite Head is attributed to Caesarion , son of Cleopatra VII and Julius Caesar. It was found in Alexandria's Ancient Harbor opposite the island of Antirhodos.
Cleopatra’s royal quarters were found underwater off the shores of Alexandria, Egypt. They had been lost for 1600 years, swept away by earthquakes and tidal waves. Click through to see more lost treasures from Cleopatra's kingdom!
The palace of Cleopatra and a temple complex in Alexandria sank into the sea following earthquakes and tsunamis more than 1,600 years ago. These ruins are still being explored by underwater archaeologists.