Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum | Italia Mia | Scoop.it
Information about the British Museum exhibition Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum, 28 March - 29 September 2013

Preserved under ash, the cities lay buried for just over 1,600 years, their rediscovery providing an unparalleled glimpse into the daily life of the Roman Empire.

From the bustling street to the intimate spaces of a Roman home, this major exhibition will take you to the heart of people’s lives in Pompeii and Herculaneum. [...]