Herculaneum's ancient high street is lined with shops, and fragments of advertisements – listing everything from the weight of goods to...
Casa del Bel Cortile
Inside the Casa del Bel Cortile lie three of the 300 skeletons discovered on the ancient shore by archaeologists in 1980. Almost two...
Mercato di Pugliano
Straddling Via Pugliano in the heart of Ercolano, Italy's largest pre-loved clothing market sells everything from stock-standard junk to...
Viva Lo Re
Located 500m southeast of the ruins of Herculaneum on Corso Resina – dubbed the Miglio d'Oro (Golden Mile) for its once glorious stretch...
Via IV Novembre 44 · interesting places nearby
Using high-tech holograms and computer-generated recreations, this 'virtual archaeological museum' brings ruins like Pompeii's forum and Capri's Villa Jovis back to virtual life. Especially fun for kids, it's a useful place to comprehend just how impressive those crumbling columns once were. The museum is on the main street linking Ercolano-Scavi train station to the ruins of Herculaneum.