Rome Unwrapped is a History Documentary programme.

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Rome Unwrapped

Documentary telling the story of the disaster in the year 79 AD. When Mount Vesuvius erupted, it rained seven million tonnes of debris onto Pompeii and sealed the fate of more than 1,000 people. But it also sealed the city off from the world - preserved it and protected it. Like nowhere else on earth, the rediscovered Pompeii gives access to the ancient world. Now, with new findings, insights and technologies, the story of the ordinary people caught up in this disaster can be told.

Genre: History Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Rome Unwrapped next on TV?

It's next showing on 5Select July 8th, 2:00am and on 5Select July 8th, 10:00pm. See more...

Main Cast

Kieran Bew
Dan Oliver
Anthony Geffen