The Houston Museum of Natural Science: Houston, TX
12th February - The Houston Museum of Natural Science: Houston, TX
POMPEII: THE EXHIBITION examines the lives of residents of Pompeii before and after the catastrophic eruption of the Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD through artifacts on loan from the famous Naples National Archaeological Museum in Italy.
Visitors will travel back in time to learn how the people of Pompeii lived, loved, worked, worshipped, and found entertainment.
Featuring nearly 200 artifacts including frescoes, mosaics, and precious items belonging to the residents of Pompeii.
All of these objects were near-perfectly preserved under 15 feet of volcanic ash and debris for more than 2000 years.