Ancient paintings of a woman and a man with the archaeological ruins of Pompei underneath.
Pompeii: The Immortal City at Orlando Science Center

Explore Pompeii: The Immortal City at Orlando Science Center

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Pompeii: The Immortal City in Richmond

Pompeii: The Immortal City is a breathtaking exhibition of rare artifacts, artwork, jewelry, and sculpture along with replicas that recreate what life was like in this glorious ancient city. Orlando Science Center is the last stop on the exhibit’s US tour so it will be your only opportunity to witness the majesty of Pompeii without actually traveling to Italy. Plunge into the heart of the drama as the city is buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. Spectacular immersive moments allow you to experience the destruction of the city and to identify with the inhabitants of that time, immobilized by the volcano’s ashes.

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Through interactive mechanical devices, and multimedia experiences, you will embark on a journey through time into the daily life of a first-century Roman town. Find yourself in the center of events as you hear and feel the roar of the volcano erupting before your eyes. Discover how the excavation of Pompeii in the 18th century influenced the development of archaeology as a scientific study. Play the role of archaeologist through the use of digital interactives and replicas of artifacts from Pompeii. Compare life then to it now and better understand how far we have come, but also discover how much technology and culture is eerily similar to those ancient people.

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Admission to Pompeii: The Immortal City includes access to all four floors of Orlando Science Center, including hundreds of interactive exhibits, live shows, movies and more.

Two statues made of stone from The Pompeii exhibit
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Exhibition developed and produced by TEMPORA in collaboration with Civita and Filmmaster based on the scientific research of Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli and Museo Galileo Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, Firenze and distributed by Exhibits Development Group.

Pompeii: The Immortal City is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Blockbuster Program.