IN PHOTOS: Lost artworks at Herculaneum uncovered by new technique

IN PHOTOS: Lost artworks at Herculaneum uncovered by new technique

One of the best preserved Roman houses at Herculaneum, near Pompeii, has reopened after more than 30 years.

Ancient Roman tombs found near football stadium in Italy

Ancient Roman tombs found near football stadium in Italy

Mini Pompeii found in Rome during metro line excavations

Mini Pompeii found in Rome during metro line excavations

Italian customs seize huge haul of Roman artefacts

Italian customs seize huge haul of Roman artefacts

Rome workers unearth ancient baths and tombs

Rome workers unearth ancient baths and tombs

Italy roadworks unearth frescoed Roman room

Italy roadworks unearth frescoed Roman room

Pompeii’s tasteless taps spark online revolt

Pompeii’s tasteless taps spark online revolt

2,000-year-old Roman ship found off Genoa

2,000-year-old Roman ship found off Genoa

Divers plunder Roman relics in Liguria

Divers plunder Roman relics in Liguria