Queen Cleopatra of Alexandria was known for her beauty as well as her influence on the Roman empire. After her death the location of her tomb has been a mystery; one archaeologist, Kathleen Martinez, believes she may have found the lost tomb of Cleopatra, some 25 miles away from Alexandria.


We’ll explore Martinez’s find more in depth on the show Secrets of the Dead: Cleopatra’s Lost Tomb which airs Tuesday, May 17 at 9 p.m.


Join Martinez and her team as she delves into the tomb Taposiris Magna. During the excavation, Martinez finds foundation deposits that link Cleopatra to King Ptolemy IV, which might indicate that Taposiris Magna is the family tomb where Cleopatra is buried.


There is more to see and discover, so tune in to find out if this is the real tomb of Queen Cleopatra.


Watch Kathleen Martinez explain how she found Cleopatra’s tomb:



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