occupies the north-eastern sector of Pompeii, bounded to the south by
the Via dell'Abbondanza and to the north by the Via di Nola.
Regio III remains to a large extent unexcavated, as denoted by the dull green shading
on the plan below. Of the 12 partly excavated insulae in the area,
insulae 2 and 4 contain properties of particular interest and are
examined here in more detail. The area so far unearthed is a general
mix of commercial and domestic properties.
Plan of Regio III..
Tour of Regio III
examine either of the two featured insulae in Regio III in more detail,
select the insula from the map or from the table below. Each featured insula has its
own individual plan, a full list of all properties it contains, and
expanded details of the most notable buildings.