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The Temple of Isis at Pompeii: Foundet beginning 1st century BC; Restored after 62 AD; Discovered 1765

The Temple of Isis at Pompeii: Founded beginning century BC; Restored after 62 AD earthquake;

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*HERCULANEUM, ITALY ~ atrium with intact compluvium (hole in the ceiling for rain) and impluvium (porous rock basin that collected the rain water and filtered it into a cistern)

Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis and Boscoreale were lost to the world in late August AD79 to lie hidden for almost 1800 years, a time capsule of Roman life in the first century AD.  This website provides details on the story of their destruction and re-discovery and an in-depth look at what can be seen today.

Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis and Boscoreale were lost to the world in late August to lie hidden for almost 1800 years, a time capsule of Roman life in the first century AD.

ALBA "POMPEIANA"  Vicolo del Gigante  #pompeii #scavidipompei #pompeiiruins #faunopompei #pompeiviva #archeologicalsites #pompei

ALBA "POMPEIANA" Vicolo del Gigante #pompeii #scavidipompei #pompeiiruins #faunopompei #pompeiviva #archeologicalsites #pompei

Villa Poppaea, Oplontis da dave tonkin Tramite Flickr: The Villa Poppaea is a Roman villa situated between Naples and Sorrento, in southern Italy, which dates from the early Imperial times. The villa is a large structure situated in the Roman town of...

Villa Poppaea, Oplontis da dave tonkin The Villa Poppaea is a Roman villa situated between Naples and Sorrento, in southern Italy, which dates from the early Imperial times. The villa.

Herculaneum (in modern Italian Ercolano) was an ancient Roman town destroyed by volcanic pyroclastic flows AD 79, located in the territory of the current commune of Ercolano, in the Italian region of Campania in the shadow of Mt. Vesuvius.

Herculaneum Excavated Ruins Of Herculaneum – Destroyed during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 CE.

Entrance to bath complex, Estate of Julia Felix, Pompeii Italy (Photo: © Jackie and Bob Dunn)

Entrance to bath complex, Estate of Julia Felix, Pompeii Italy (Photo: © Jackie and Bob Dunn)