March 17, 2014
Giveaway: Family 4-Pack to One Day in Pompeii Exhibit at The Franklin Institute
Check out The Franklin Institute’s newest exhibit One Day in Pompeii Ancient Roman Artifacts Preserved in Magma: Pompeii Exhibit now through April 27, 2014.
Time travel back to the height of the Roman Empire and discover the lost city of Pompeii, which was buried under volcanic ash after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. Bringing together over 175 naturally preserved artifacts, the Franklin Institute’s One Day in Pompeii exhibit lets you experience everyday life as it was almost 2,000 years ago. Among the relics preserved by magma are full-body casts of the volcano’s victims, gladiator armor, Roman coins, religious altars, wall-sized frescos, marble statues, jewelry and [...]