Magic of history is standing next to you

The colors are still present on the walls of one of the ancient tombs in Alexandria, and you can see what remains of the composition of the drawings. Beauty you can’t imagine unless you see it for yourself. The magic of history is standing next to you


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Magic of history-Kom el Shoqafa-alexandria-egypt


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Magic of history-Kom el Shoqafa-alexandria-egypt


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Kom el Shoqafa-alexandria-egypt


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Magic of history-Kom el Shoqafa-alexandria-egypt


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┬áHistory – one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages – Egypt images – early Imperial Roman influences

The Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa in Alexandria, Egypt
There are several reasons to visit the Catacombs of Kom el-Shoqafa. Firstly, this site dates back to the 2nd century BC. Next, you’ll learn about the number of burials and what to expect on your visit. Finally, you’ll learn about alternative routes to Alexandria. If you’re traveling by car, consider these suggestions:
Dates back to the 2nd century
The Catacombs of Kom el Shaqafa are the oldest known burial chambers in the world. The catacombs were originally built as a tomb for one family but were later expanded and made larger. The catacombs are three levels of solid rock, with the third level now underwater. The catacombs contain six pillared central shafts and three halls of varying sizes. The triclinium contains the remains of a young Christian who was murdered by the Emperor Caracalla in 215 AD.


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City: Alexandria
Region: Karmooz
Place:Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
Date: 3/5/2022
Location see on map


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