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Magnificent thermal baths in Pompeii unveiled

December 2, 2019 - General

Magnificent thermal baths designed to be the jewel of Pompeii but destroyed by a volcanic eruption before they could be completed opened to visitors for the first time on Monday after a painstaking excavation.

A general view shows Pompeii’s thermal baths
[Credit: Filippo Monteforte/AFP]Marble pillars and blocks lie where they were abandoned when the city was submerged by a pyroclastic flow from Mount Vesuvius in the 79 AD disaster….

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Source: archeo

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