It’s here in Cleopatra’s capital city that most archaeologists believe the queen was buried.Narration But more than 1,000 years ago, the ancient city was hit by a tidal wave and lost beneath the water.Narration She applies to the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities for permission to dig at the site.Narration They’re intrigued by her ideas, but given her unconventional background, Kathleen is only given two months by the authorities to prove her theory.Narration She’s uncovered stunning artifacts, mysterious tunnels and even a vast city of the dead.Kathleen is starting to transform our understanding of this enigmatic queen.Join Kathleen Martinez, criminal lawyer turned maverick archaeologist, as she searches for Cleopatra’s lost tomb.
But Kathleen is determined to prove it’s more than just an ancient building site.
She believes there’s much more to the queen’s life and death than the legend suggests..she believes she knows where Cleopatra’s tomb lies hidden.
Narration Kathleen’s quest took her to Alexandria in north Egypt……
Narration Studying ancient Roman texts, Kathleen investigated 21 temple sites where Cleopatra could be buried. 25 miles west of Alexandria lies a ruined temple complex known as Taposiris Magna.
Narration Kathleen suspects this ancient pile of rubble dates from the time of Cleopatra’s royal line.