About the Show
Experience the terrifying last moments of a city caught in a volcanic death trap. On August 24 AD79 the city of Pompeii came to a devastating end as the mighty Vesuvius erupted, showering inhabitants with ash, smoke and rock. Some escaped, but those who remained were entombed forever as they fell. Combining dramatic reconstructions, expert investigations and lavish CGI, and following a cast of key characters including lovers, soldiers, slaves and families, this film offers a vivid and absorbing account of the last day of Pompeii.