Pompeii excavations are now accessible to everyone: a 2 miles path opens on December 2nd and is free of architectural barriers.


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The  project “Pompei per  tutti” has made a route that allows those with walking difficulties to visit the archaeological site and Roman houses .

Now everyone can stroll through easily and without architectural barriers.  The archaeological site of Pompeii from the entrance of Porta Marina Amphitheatre, to strolling along Via Abundance, along with access to the most interesting domus and most significant buildings of the site, reaching a total of twenty monuments.  A 3 kilometers path are now accessible to people in wheelchairs, mothers with children, elderly, people disabilities, also for the blind and visually impaired.  Thanks to a new trail made on the sidewalks and in open areas.  A series of removable ramps will allow access to the complex of Julia Felix, the House of Venus Marina, of Octavius Quartio, the ‘Ephebe House”, the Criptoporticus,  the Sacerdos Amandus,  the House of the Faun, the house of Castor, and to the gardens . The route also leads to the Forum, with the ability to overlook a large part of the portico of the Basilica to the Temple of Venus.

A new experience see ARA PACIS AS IT WAS

ara-pacisWould you like to see the Ara Pacis – the big altar, built by Augustus between 13 and 9 BC in Campo Marzio to celebrate peace in the territories of the empire – as it was originally?  Now a new multimedia project allows us to admire the “ARA” as it was and this is the name of the exhibition L’ARA COM’ERA -the Altar as it was. From October 14, the monument will be shown in a completely new way: using special AR visors (Samsung GearVR) and the devices’ camera inserted in them, virtual elements and real elements mix together into the visitors’ field of vision leading them on a multisensory and immersive visit of the altar built by Augustus. And the visit to the monument will become a multisensory experience.

from 8 pm to 12am  (last entry at 11pm)
from October 14 to December 17 2016 on   Friday and Saturday
from  December 23 to  January 18 2017 : every evening
from  January 13 to April 15: Friday and Saturday
from  April 21to October30: every evening

Full price: € 12.00