Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Pompeii

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Pompeii is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Pompeii a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Pompeii.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Pompeii:

  1. The Amphitheatre

    #1 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    The Amphitheatre

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Monument, Theatre

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    How special can an amphitheatre be? Let’s leave aside the whole bit where it was preserved through two millennia under the ashes of one of history’s most important volcanic eruption. This ...Read more

  2. Garden Of The Fugitives

    #2 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    Garden Of The Fugitives

    Tags: Walking Area, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Memorial

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    This is one of the most moving of Pompeii’s sites. The garden is suspected to have been a summer dining area. At the time of the eruption, there were thirteen people here, and none of them escap...Read more

  3. Sanctuary Of The Madonna Of The Rosary

    #3 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    Sanctuary Of The Madonna Of The Rosary

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Arts And Crafts

    Address: Piazza Bartolo Longo, 1, 80045 Pompei Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Though only a hundred years old, the church has quickly shrouded itself in legend using one of the more traditional routes – stories of miracles among the worshippers and pilgrims who’ve v...Read more

  4. Villa Dei Misteri

    #4 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    Villa Dei Misteri

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Architecture , Tomb

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    400 metres north of Pompeii, just on the outskirts, is a suburban villa that was owned by God-knows-who. That’s the case for most houses in Pompeii, but the villa does stand out for a few reason...Read more

  5. House Of The Faun

    #5 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    House Of The Faun

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Memorial, Architecture

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    This elegant dwelling belonged to the nephew of Sulla (a man of considerable political cloud in the city). With a primary Tuscan atrium and a secondary Hellenistic one, it once also housed a mosaic th...Read more

  6. The Forum Baths

    #6 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    The Forum Baths

    Tags: Art And Culture, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Though they were the smallest of the baths in Pompeii, they are also the most impressive. The establishment was divided into four parts: the cold baths, the tepid baths, the hot baths and the exercise...Read more

  7. Temple Of Apollo

    #7 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    Temple Of Apollo

    Tags: Arena, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    This is probably THE most famous leftover (archaeologically at least) of Pompeii. It was built about six centuries before it was destroyed. It’s rectangular structure has been decorated with abo...Read more

  8. House Of The Vettii

    #8 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    House Of The Vettii

    Tags: Art Gallery, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Statue

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    This house provides one of the best records of how the upper class in Pompeii lived. A rich fusion of architecture, nature, painting and sculpture, the house is highly evocative of the charm it must h...Read more

  9. House Of The Ancient Hunt

    #9 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    House Of The Ancient Hunt

    Tags: Art And Culture, Garden, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The house, which is intricately covered in mosaics, also takes its name from them, one of which depicts a hunting scene of a wild board being hunted by a pack of dogs. It’s also famous for it&rs...Read more

  10. House Of The Tragic Poet

    #10 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    House Of The Tragic Poet

    Tags: Art And Culture, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Finely decorated and luxurious, this was clearly the house of someone well to do. There are workshops next to the house that suggest that the person living here was a merchant. The house takes its nam...Read more

  11. Sanctuary Of The Madonna Of The Rosary

    #11 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pompeii
    Sanctuary Of The Madonna Of The Rosary

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Piazza Bartolo Longo, 16, 80045 Pompei NA, Italy

    Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Rosary is a Marian Pontifical shrine and a catholic church commissioned by an Italian lawyer Bartolo Longo in the beginning of 20th century. The total area of the site ...Read more

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