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Caerwent Roman Town

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Worthwhile visit

The sites were spread out but it was worthwhile to take time to walk between each one. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
turnaroundwood
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Croydon, United Kingdom
Nice walk on a sunny day

Well worth the walk around the village to see all the different sites. Best to follow in the order... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
alang684
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Dover, United Kingdom
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Caerwent NP26 5AU, Wales
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All reviews free car park small village information boards well worth a visit lovely walk great site local post office torrential rain ground level on display spread out walk around beautiful church couple of hours caerleon temple walls
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sites were spread out but it was worthwhile to take time to walk between each one. It is necessary to read the information boards to get a better understanding of what you are looking at.

Thank turnaroundwood
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Well worth the walk around the village to see all the different sites. Best to follow in the order on the notice boards. Pity there wasn't anywhere to stop for coffee during our time here.

Thank alang684
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Noticed the stone walls whilst driving to Dewstone Gardens so decided to stop. There is info boards and maps in the large car park on the outskirts of the small village. Also picnic tables and decent loos by the info shelter. The best route is...More

Thank ZombieRun7
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The foundations of the buildings on display are really impressive and a visit to the town walls are truly outstanding. Our tour by one of the villagers (John) was the highlight of the visit. There are adequate information panels to explain the details of the...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Almost complete circuit of walls with the roads following the route of the ancient Roman ones. Plenty of informative signs. Free to walk round. Decent little post office/shop, large pub with beer garden and children's area. Easy to ger to via public transport and large,...More

Thank Aeschylus2014
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely walk around this amazing village which was a Roman town match of the original Roman ruins are visible and the walls are very impressive well worth a visit and were made very welcome at the pub right on the walls

1  Thank colina919
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I’d never heard of this place before and we stopped off on our way to Caerleon - I guess the ground level masonry that indicates where a villa, a row of shops and a temple might be a little disappointing - but the walk around...More

2  Thank 6alanp
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Situated in a village next to the A48, Caerwent is a gem if you like Roman history in Britain. The car park has signposted access to two sets of remains within easy walking distance - some home and shop layouts and the "Courtyard House". It...More

1  Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Caerwent is a small village off the A48, which many people would pass by of they weren't looking for it. The parking for the Roman remains is well positioned and gives easy access to the whole of the site. The town is remarkably well preserved...More

1  Thank B9575CEdavida
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Very well kept parking area. Followed the trail around the Roman town. Enjoyed the audio commentary and notices explaining the history of the Roman town.

Thank Flumpette
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