Pompeii and a Roman history is the great exhibition that will remain open at the Colosseum from 8 February to 9 May 2021. A story never attempted before of the long relationship between Rome and Pompeii, which tries to fully restore the complex dialogue that binds the two most famous realities of Italian archeology, from the Second Samnite War to the eruption of 79 AD A story of high scientific value, based on the reconstruction of social and cultural relationships traceable in particular through archaeological research.
The exhibition, with its nearly 100 exhibits, enriched by videos and virtual projections, is divided into three major sections – the phase of the alliance, the phase of the Roman colony, the decline and the end, interspersed with interludes dedicated to two crucial moments that have marked the long history of Pompeii: the Roman siege of 89 BC and the earthquake of 62 AD, up to the destructive event of 79 AD. which marks the oblivion of the Vesuvian center while Rome is on the way to becoming an unprecedented metropolis. The exhibition is promoted by the Archaeological Park of the Colosseum, with the organization of Electa, which made use of the scientific collaboration of the Archaeological Park of Pompeii and the National Archaeological Museum of Naples.
Place: Colosseum, Rome, Italy
Date: from Monday, February 8 to Sunday, May 9, 2021
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