Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum

  • British Museum |
  • Coach Visit |
  • Monday, 1 July 2013 - 08:00

The exhibition is the result of close collaboration with the Archaeological Superintendency of Naples and Pompeii and it will bring together over 250 fascinating objects, both recent discoveries and celebrated finds from earlier excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum, two cities on the Bay of Naples in southern Italy, were buried by a catastrophic volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in just 24 hours in AD 79.

This event has been organised by a local supporter group to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG