Young Explorers' Club

The catacombs of Kom al-Shuqafa merge together the artistic and cultural worlds of ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome. The catacombs date to the 1st to 2nd centuries AD but were rediscovered in 1900 when a donkey fell into the entry shaft! You don't have to be so daring, but take a trip beneath the streets of Alexandria in this virtual tour!