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Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
One of the eight body casts showcases the tragedy of the disaster. Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science
Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
A pristine Pompeii sculpture showcases the intricacy of artifacts.  Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science
Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
Pots and pans from the city. Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science
Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
Vases are also on view, circa 79 A.D. Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science
Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
Another chilling and gripping body cast. Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science
Pompeii: The exhibit Houston Museum of Natural Science HMNS 2021
Frescoes illustrate the city life. Photo courtesy of Houston Museum of Natural Science