Cleopatra's House, Delos

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  • July 27, 2017
    Is the trace of the House is near the main street of the Delos ruins. There were stone brick walls and pillars. In the story of a local guide, and Cleopatra of Egypt and someone else could. Arabic were inscribed on stone monuments in the main street.
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  • July 4, 2017
    One of the few houses where it is known who the owners were, it displays how rich people lived and dwelled in ancient Delos. Some writings as well as two statues of the former owners are to be seen. N...  more »
  • June 30, 2017
    It was wonderful to see the ruins of this home. It was impressive to see the ancient "air conditioning" and the beautiful mosaic tile floor of the Greek spiral. It gives great insight into the life of...  more »
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  • May 25, 2017
    The entire island of Delos is awe inspiring, and historic. One of the most impressive sights ever. A must see.
  • April 8, 2017
    Nice but need guidance
  • July 2, 2016
    On Delos there were no numbers of the streets and no numbers either. How did then people know at which door to knock? By these kind of status at the entrance of the house. For sure, their looks needed to be renewed every few years, accordingly to the owners looks. Not the whole statue would be renovated, but just a head of it.
  • May 6, 2016
    Not Cleopatra VII, the famous Greek queen, last pharaoh of Egypt. In 1906 French archaeologists found the headless statues of the owners of this house, Dioskourides and his wife Cleopatra, a couple from Athens; they were erected in 138 BC by Cleopatra after the death of her husband; Cleopatra is a Greek name meaning "glory of her father". Worth seing.

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