Granai del Foro
The Granai del Foro, now used to store hundreds of amphorae and a number of body casts. These casts were made in the late 19th century...
Casa del Poeta Tragico
The Casa del Poeta Tragico features the world's first 'beware of the dog' - cave canem - warnings.
Tempio di Giove
North of the forum stands the Tempio di Giove, one of whose two flanking triumphal arches remains.
Lonely Planet review
Victim of the world's most famous volcano disaster, 2.3 million visitors annually make Pompeii's magnificent ruins seem as crowded as the ancient streets must once have been. Ever since Pliny the Younger described the eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79, the city has been the stuff of books, scholarly and frivolous, and a perfect subject for the big screen.