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The Last Days of Pompeii

The Immersive Exhibition

Travel in time into the city that was a symbol of the emerging power of the Roman Empire. Discover the city, lifestyle, customs, gastronomy and live in first person the tragic end brought to them by the fury of the Vesuvius.

Exhibition Spaces

Exhibition Room

Begin your journey by delving into fascinating displays of original Pompeian pieces and lifelike replicas. Gain a deep understanding of Roman life, society, and the events leading up to the eruption. This context will enrich your immersive experience tenfold.

Immersive Room

Enter the immersive room, with 1,200 m2 of 360ª projections, and lose yourself in the sights and sounds of ancient Pompeii. Stroll cobblestone streets, peek into bustling shops, and marvel at the grandeur of temples and public spaces. Feel the energy of this dynamic city, then witness the terror and chaos as Vesuvius unleashes its fury.

Metaverse Room

Dive deeper into Pompeian life with our groundbreaking metaverse experience. Become a virtual avatar and explore the legendary Villa of the Mysteries. Uncover the secrets of daily Roman life and witness the villa come alive before your very eyes.

Virtual Reality Room

Enter Europe’s largest virtual reality arena and prepare for an adrenaline rush! Take a thrilling chariot ride into a packed amphitheater and experience the roar of the crowd as you witness epic gladiator battles and spectacular naval clashes.

Live it from the inside now!

Exhibition Professionals


Míriam Huéscar (Murcia, 1989)

She holds a degree in Art History and a Master’s degree in Production and Management of Artistic Projects. Expert in Cultural Management and Audience Strategy, her professional career revolves around exhibition design and art curatorship, where she combines different technologies with didactic and informative purposes.

In recent years, she has advised on the influence of classical culture on contemporary art projects, as well as on innovation projects applied to culture for the development of new audiences.

Screenwriter and historical advisor

Nacho Ares (León, 1970)

He holds a degree in Ancient History from the University of Valladolid and a Certificate in Egyptology from the University of Manchester. He has dedicated his whole life to the dissemination of history through television and radio programmes, historical novels and essays.

He has been director of Revista de Arqueología, has published more than 300 articles in magazines and was a reporter on the television programme Cuarto Milenio.

Director and presenter of the programme SER Historia (SER channel), he is curator of our international exhibition “Tutankhamun, the immersive exhibition” and scriptwriter for “The last days of Pompeii”.

Google Reviews

David E. LópezDavid E. López
16:07 12 May 24
Very cool
Luis MerciaLuis Mercia
15:47 07 May 24
Nicolás Del HoyoNicolás Del Hoyo
11:46 30 Apr 24
Sergio VillalobosSergio Villalobos
15:23 29 Apr 24
AMAZING! this was our second visit watching the interactive show, this time was for The last days of Pompeii, what an amazing show!!!, please do buy your tickets way before. The show was astonishing
José Luis BartoloméJosé Luis Bartolomé
15:26 24 Apr 24
Gabriela ArgüelloGabriela Argüello
13:59 24 Apr 24
Lucía GámezLucía Gámez
12:13 24 Apr 24
Bahir OmarBahir Omar
14:48 17 Jan 24
Great content and pop ip exhibition/ nice Technology implementation! Loved the content and overall experience
Alice Gavin AtashkarAlice Gavin Atashkar
21:28 21 Aug 22
Visited with 2 families today, the kids absolutely loved it! Kid friendly and worth the price paying for entry. Immersive art experience, followed by interactive art room where you can see your own image in a large scale animation, and a virtual reality room. Very moving and really at the cutting edge of where art meets history meets digital meets experience. Highly recommended!

Opening Hours and location

Monday: 16:00h to 20:00h
Tuesday to Friday: 10:00h to 13:00h and 17:00h to 20:00h
Saturdays: 10:00h to 21:00h
Sundays: 10:00h to 20:00h

Matadero Madrid · Nave 16
Plaza de Legazpi, 8. 28045 Madrid, Spain


General admission: 18,40€ / 23,40€*.
Senior ticket: 16,40€ / 20,40€*.
Junior ticket (3-12 years old): 14,40€ / 16,40€*
Children’s ticket (under 3): Free

Family pack 3: €46,20 / €55,20*
Family Pack 4 or more (proportional rate will apply): 57,60€ / 69,60€*.
Groups > 10 people: 12,40€ / 15,40€* per person.
Special groups: 40% discount.

WEEKDAY PRICE from Tuesday to Friday / *WEEKEND PRICE (Saturdays, Sundays and holidays)

> Timetables and prices are subject to change without prior notice due to changes in the programme or due to holidays.

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Give the gift of a unique experience

A journey through time and space. Choose between 15€ and 30€ of credit. The person who receives this gift can use it during the usual process of buying tickets for any of our exhibitions.