Montréal, Québec :FEBRUARY 6 – SEPTEMBER 5, 2016

Soak up the splendour and opulence of Pompeii in a spectacular exhibition that features over 220 archaeological artifacts in a unique multisensorial environment. Mosaics, frescoes, bronze and marble statues, decorative art objects, as well as utensils and personal accessories, will bring to life this small provincial colony of the Roman Empire that was frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. The largest exhibition on Pompeii ever presented in Quebec, it drew 273,000 visitors during its presentation in Toronto in 2015.

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Above text from the official site of the Musée des Beaux Arts.

J.L. Munn
Writer/Écrivaine, reader/lecteur, human/être-humain, work in progress/oeuvre inachevé