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Brading Roman Villa

Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
+44 1983 406223
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Rainy day brought unexpected interest

On a rare rainy day on the Isle of Wight we decided to visit Brading just a short drive from... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ian W
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Marvellous mosaics

We visited on a rather wet and windy day. The staff were very informative. The mosaics were really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
corrinae2016
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

On a rare rainy day on the Isle of Wight we decided to visit Brading just a short drive from Sandown. Whilst the external remains of the outer buildings may not promise much, the main villa is housed in an excellent visitor centre including café...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed yesterday

We visited on a rather wet and windy day. The staff were very informative. The mosaics were really good and well preserved. However I thought the entry charge of £9.50 per adult a bit steep.

Thank corrinae2016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Really interesting and lots to see and learn about. Good value for money.

Thank RhinoKellie
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The building houses the Villa very well. Lots of mosaics to see and a great amount of information given in quite a simple way. The cafe is very nice. The food was relatively cheap and well presented.

Thank patscoffield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed this museum. Brought to life by the excellent guide who g showed great enthusiasm for all the exhibits and history of the villa. It takes approximately 1 hour to get around the exhibits.The museum is well laid out . Also has an excellent...More

Thank parkerjazz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic visit to see the mosaics and artifacts from nearly 2 thousand years ago.Good displays and informative guides.

Thank Kath D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting Roman villa, well laid out under cover with an excellent cafe and first class food. Plenty of parking and easily accessible from public transport (an uphill walk from the bus stop).

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Purpose built building covering remains of roman villa with mosaic floors. This would be a great wet day activity but it is air conditioned for hot days too. Great displays and child friendly. Shop and nice café.

Thank WhoWhatWhy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as the hubby is an archaeologist. Very informative with helpful staff on hand to answer any questions. Activities around For little ones also dogs can go round the grounds but understandably not into the actual museum

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ive been passing by here for six years meaning to go in. Today I did and it is a stunning place plenty of mosaics and history everywhere well worth the entrance price. If you're fond of history bring the children and yourself you'll find plenty...More

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Louis D
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keyma
5 April 2016|
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I don't know about a free pass but there are some objects to handle.
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10 September 2015|
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I don't think so
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