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Brading Roman Villa

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
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All reviews mosaic floors under cover well worth a visit modern building excellent mosaics rainy day information boards preserved mosaics isle of wight interesting place couple of hours great cafe interesting visit cake gift shop enjoyed our visit few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting with lots and lots of activities for young children. Don’t rush, it’s not a large place - but instead - just take your time at each of the little activities and let your children enjoy the arts, crafts, puzzles etc. You can easily...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank paulrX9062VQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Planned to see several places in one day, this was in the area. Nice little place, knowledgeable staff who were happy to interact with visitors. Spent around an hour or so wandering round the ruins, and interesting look into our history. Good for a rainy...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank tahoe06
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting site. Unfortunately we arrived just before closing time but it was still a fascinating place. Outside areas can be viewed without buying a ticket but the building hosts the really intetesting artefacts and ruins. The volunteer helpers are very knowledgeable and can...More

1  Thank 933pams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited countless Roman across Britain, France, Italy and Turkey and this site is up there with the best in terms of preservation and explanation. As probably the most prosperous homestead built by the Romans on the Isle of Wight this compares with Lullingstone...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank MHAccorLoyal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the roman villa.. Seeing the walls and the remains. Looking in the museum and seeing all the finds from all over the world was amazing. The teenagers were not really interested until they found the interactive activities.. Making mosaics.. Dressing up in the roman...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Go298016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely afternoon at the roman villa. Very interesting and there was an additional display on hoards from the British museum. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank karen b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a visit here today, and having had a long chat with one of the guides, I came away feeling disappointed ,furious and deceived. It became clear that this is not in fact a "Roman Villa" as described and turns out it was built by...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank pm00res
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This roman villa is really nice it has a lovely path around the villa as well. The staff are very nice. The chocolate cake in the cafe is really nice.

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Bendavies2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an interesting place, but well over priced for the size. Also it had Roman artefacts not from the site.... I came here to see and read about the Romans in the Isle Of Wight, not from the mainland. Overall, sadly, you can see more,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Extensivetraveller99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely little place.It was lovely to see something different with the children. They enjoyed seeing all the mosaics and artefacts.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Emmamatt17
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pdlglosuk
March 2, 2019|
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Response from Carol J | Reviewed this property |
It depends how interested you are in everything, but an hour should be enough.
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