Museums

Tickets Herculaneum MAV - Virtual Archaeological Museum

Availability: Every day (depending on the season)
Duration: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover Herculaneum and Pompei before the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD
  • Over 70 multimedia installations that reproduce Pompei, Herculaneum, Baia, Stabia and Capri
  • A captivating and interactive virtual journey for children and adults
  • Embark on a journey into a past that's unique for its kind
What to expect

The MAV is located a few steps from the archaeological excavations of Herculaneum. It is a center of culture and technology for cultural heritage and communications and it is among the most advanced in Italy.

Inside there is a unique and extraordinary museum space: a virtual and interactive journey to experience the excitement of an amazing journey back in time until just before the Plinian eruption of 79 AD destroyed the Roman cities of Pompei and Ercolano.

Through scenic reconstructions, visual interfaces and holograms, you will be led through a virtual dimension where, in playful and interactive manner, you can experiment with the new opportunities that multimedia technology provides to the enjoyment of archaeological heritage.

The museum stands in an area of 5,000 square meters with 3 levels, located in the heart of Ercolano, close to the main tourist attractions: the archaeological excavations, the famous vintage market of Resina, the Vesuvius National Park and the Golden Mile, the stretch of the coast at the foot of the volcano, along which stand beautiful eighteenth-century villas, fine examples of Neapolitan baroque.

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket to the museum
Reduced price
  • Under 18, over 65, students, teachers and artecard holders: reduced
  • First Sunday of the month: free
Where

Via IV Novembre, 44, 80056 Ercolano NA, Italy

Meeting point:

MAV Virtual Archaeological Museum of Ercolano

What to remember
  • The special rate for families applies only to groups of 2 adults + 2 children (under 18).
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When

1st June - 30th September: every day from 10:00am to 6:30pm (last entry)

1st October - 28th February: Tuesday - Sunday from 10:00am to 4:00pm (last entry)

1st March - 31st May: every day from 9:00am to 5:30pm (last entry)

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Provider
MAV - Museo Archeologico Virtuale
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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