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Brading Roman Villa

Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
+44 1983 406223
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Great experience

A dull day in winter but a lovely few hours spent here. Being the only visitors we were lucky... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Enjoyable family visit 😀

Recently visited here for first time (we are islanders), tempted by a lunch/entry deal. Overall... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
+44 1983 406223
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A dull day in winter but a lovely few hours spent here. Being the only visitors we were lucky enough to have a free guide, from a volunteer who knew lots of interesting stuff and was able to make our visit so enjoyable. Stories about...More

1  Thank Blambarb
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Recently visited here for first time (we are islanders), tempted by a lunch/entry deal. Overall, pleasantly surprised, with beautiful location, fascinating roman villa, & tasty food in the welcoming cafe. Staff were pleasant enough, & our two young children gave it the thumbs up! Will...More

1  Thank trueblue7478
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A whole modern house has been built on top of the remnants of a Roman villa, full with well-reserved mosaics. This is the start of something of a great project, that will show country housing in the first centuries as if you were there. It...More

Thank 127Fred
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Excellent throught out, amazingly interesting a great experience visiting, wonderful. I can also reccomend eating there which was super as well, had the pasta which was better than most restaurants provide.

1  Thank neutron s
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Really superb museum and fantastic exhibits. The staff are lovely. It's very child friendly. An education for all ages. Understandably a World Heritage Monument.

1  Thank Spike R
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I took my dad and my three young kids (all under 10) and we all found it interesting. The volunteer you first see when you step into the villa asked if she could provide some info and gave us a few brief notes on the...More

Thank KristaBratton
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Very interesting if you like reading the display boards. Worth about an hour or so plus a nice cafe to visit after. Good for a rainy day but quite expensive for the time it takes.

Thank Helen J
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Loved it as I am obsessed with the Roman conquest of Brittania and Vectis. Beautifully conserved with clear and simple explanations. This was supported with information boards placed strategically around. Should take about one to one and a half hours.

Thank _pchild
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The site is well worth a visit especially with children as it brings the romans to life. Excellent knowledge by the staff making it interesting for us older children

1  Thank simon s
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Seventeen ladies from Binstead W.I. had a fabulous guided tour of this interesting site, led by Sally. Very informative and interesting history, beautifully presented, followed by lovely food in the efficiently run cafe. We all thoroughly enjoyed our visit...... For all ages. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank Moandtim
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Jo S
26 August 2017|
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Response from awhittall | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so
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Response from vimcintyre | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about a free pass but there are some objects to handle.