occupies the south western sector of Pompeii, bounded to the north by
the Via Marina and the Via dell'Abbondanza and to the east by the Via
di Stabia. The regio also defines the southern limits of the forum and
contains the administrative offices of the Hall of the Aediles, the
Curia and the Hall of the Duoviri.
The regio is composed of 7
insulae as shown in the graphic below. Of these, insulae 2 and 4
contain properties that are examined here in more detail.
Plan of Regio VIII..
Tour of Regio VIII
examine either of the featured insulae in Regio VIII 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.