Street of balconies discovered in Italy’s Pompeii

Posted On May 31, 2018
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The archaeological dig site’s director hailed the “rarity” as a glimpse into middle-class Roman life. The discovery also included frescoes, wine and a partially preserved garden.

Archaeologists working at the ancient Roman city of Pompeii announced on Thursday that they have uncovered a “street of balconies” in a newly explored part of the… more »

Ancient Horse and Stable Found Under Pompeii Ash

Posted On May 31, 2018
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The horse likely swiveled its ears when it heard the deafening roar from Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79. That was one of the last things the animal ever did: After that, it died, buried in the massive amounts of ash that killed about 30,000 people and destroyed Pompeii.

Now, archaeologists have found the… more »

Invitation Joan Leigh Fermor 22.5.2018

The Board of Trustees of the Benaki Museum invites you on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 20:00 hours to the opening of the exhibition “THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF JOAN LEIGH FERMOR, ARTIST & LOVER” at the Benaki Museum of Greek Culture.

DURATION: 23.05 – 21.10.2018 EXHIBITION HASHTAG: #JoanLeighFermorBM

For more information: https://mailchi.mp/benaki/invitation-2252018?e=771e735aae&utm_source=%CE%9C%CE%9F%CE%A5%CE%A3%CE%95%CE%99%CE%9F+%CE%9C%CE%A0%CE%95%CE%9D%CE%91%CE%9A%CE%97+-+Eguests&utm_campaign=a7560e86f9-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_05_09&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b2dbe81788-a7560e86f9-57003753&mc_cid=a7560e86f9&mc_eid=925fcaf611