2,000-year-old artifacts unveiled for ‘Pompeii: The Exhibition’ at Carnegie Science Center

PITTSBURGH — Aphrodite has arrived in Pittsburgh, according to our news partners at Trib Live.

The 2,000-year-old life-sized marble statue of the Greek goddess was unveiled on Thursday at the Carnegie Science Center on the North Shore.

She will be featured in “Pompeii: The Exhibition,” which opens Oct. 2 and runs through April 23.

More than 180 artifacts are on loan from Naples National Archeological Museum in Italy.