The ruins of a mansion situated in the theater 'district' of Delos is a structure from the 2nd century BC. The home is said to be of a wealthy Athenian couple of that era, so do not be misled by the name of the house (and the statue named after the Egyptian Cleopatra). It is a fascinating island treasure trove...
Don't be misled by the name 'Cleopatra.' It was a very popular name during the time of the great queen. A 'Cleopatra' was said to be the joy of her father. This particular Cleopatra must have been a powerful woman according to our guide, because her name is mentioned first in the inscription under the statues still standing in the...
This ruined mansion from 2 and 1 first century A.D. has the statues of it,s owners .
The famous egyptian ruler only shares her first name with the lady of this house, Cleopatra was a common first name in ancient Greece meaning joy of the father.
It,s near the house of dionysos and the house of the trident.