Hoax: Shared as “Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Egypt”, this photo has in fact been taken at the Neptune Memorial Reef, in Florida, United States. This underwater mausoleum opened in some 2037 years after the end of Cleopatra’s reign.
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!
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Neptune Memorial Reef, off the coast of Florida is an underwater cemetery city that will eventually be able to accomodate more than people. The artificial reef attracts tropical fish and scuba divers and s sessigned to withstand a category 4 hurricane.