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Necropolis in Alexandria

Necropoli are interesting in they way the dead were venerated. Not sure I would want that treatment... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Catherine C
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Rouse Hill NSW Australia
Roman Tomb within the middle of the residence homes.

Amazing tomb for Roman soldiers and tomb for their horses . It sound funny the locals does not... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
fth0mps0n
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Bakersfield, California
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Apr 10, 2018
“Necropolis in Alexandria”
Nov 2, 2017
“Roman Tomb within the middle of the residence homes.”
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El Moaaskar El Romani, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see in Alexandrië. A dirty And dangerous City, But a interessting City . This necropilis is brilliant.

Thank JanFinsterwolde
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Necropoli are interesting in they way the dead were venerated. Not sure I would want that treatment on my death, but is interesting history

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed February 22, 2018

This is an unexpected place to visit. you have to descend a steep staircase and when you reach the bottom there is not much to see. You walk around a few chambers, but after seeing all the other Egyption sites this is pretty boring.

Thank stevesol6718
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Amazing tomb for Roman soldiers and tomb for their horses . It sound funny the locals does not mind and consider a good tourist place .

Thank fth0mps0n
Reviewed July 14, 2017

You might as well go there if you are in Alexandria. It is a nice short visit that should not take more than 30 minutes. One of the tombs was closed but the other one was good.

Thank walid m
Reviewed August 11, 2016

So its funny because the street is named after this and yet no one knows these exist. I asked locals how far ahead it was on the street and everyone said "your on the street" i said i know but the tombs? haha. Anyway i...More

Thank 25rena00
Reviewed March 7, 2016

This minor site requires a taxi ride to get there. One of tombs was closed. I wanted to see the better preserved tomb because of its similarity to the Royal Tombs of Paphos. Otherwise not much to see here. Otherise, not worth the cost of...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

This is a very small tomb with not a whole lot to really see. I spent about 25 minutes there and had seen everything, if not read all of the broken English information boards. Save your time and skip this.

Thank Topher L
Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

These are 4 subterranean rock-cut tombs of a relative good condition and beautiful depictions. They date back to the Ptolemaic era, particularly the 2nd and 3rd century BC. The tombs were discovered in 1933 when the government decided to level the ground to build a...More

Thank Ghonimahmed
Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

Even if the place is somehow left abandoned when you enter the site your impression change very interesting specially the bassorilievi inside the catacombs

Thank ROME2007
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