Pompeii: The Exhibition
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The sudden disaster that destroyed it also preserved it, and over time archaeologists have uncovered a unique record of its daily life — roads, buildings, municipal services, paintings, mosaics, artifacts and even preserved bodies. Ongoing excavations at the site provide an ever-evolving picture of everyday life at the height of the Roman Empire.
As visitors walk through the exhibition, they will travel back in time to that fateful morning of the eruption. In a media-rich, object-based, immersive experience, they will learn how Pompeii was a bustling commercial port and strategic military and trading center. Artifacts – including frescoes, mosaics and statues from the sites – will recreate a sense of this world as visitors discover how its people lived, loved, worked, worshipped and found entertainment.
This special exhibition ticket includes admission to the Permanent Exhibit Halls.
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