Archaeologists Discover 4,300-Foot-Long Tunnel Under Ancient Egyptian Temple

Discovery of a 4,300-Foot-Long Tunnel Under Ancient Egyptian Temple

Exciting news from Egypt! A 4,300-foot-long tunnel has been discovered beneath the Taposiris Magna Temple. This tunnel, considered a "geometric miracle," is similar to

Archaeologists Discover 4,300-Foot-Long Tunnel Under Ancient Egyptian Temple

the famous Tunnel of Eupalinos in Greece. The find could lead to the long-lost tomb of Cleopatra, adding another layer of mystery and intrigue to Egyptian archaeology. Alongside the tunnel, archaeologists uncovered alabaster statues and ceramic vessels, indicating the site's rich historical significance.

Takeaway: The discovery of this ancient tunnel not only exemplifies the marvels of ancient engineering but also keeps the quest for Cleopatra’s tomb alive, thrilling historians and archaeologists alike.

Photo credit: Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities

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