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National Roman Legion Museum

High Street | Caerleon, Caerleon, Newport NP18 1AE, Wales
+44 1633 423134
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Neil Brown

Excellent and very worthwhe trip. Artefacts here which are unique to this part and not found in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
neil b
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Roman Legions

My partner and I recently visited the museum. Caerleon is a truly remarkable place full of Roman... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aaron S
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High Street | Caerleon, Caerleon, Newport NP18 1AE, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent and very worthwhe trip. Artefacts here which are unique to this part and not found in any other Roman exhibit in the world Staff very knowledgeable.

Thank neil b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I recently visited the museum. Caerleon is a truly remarkable place full of Roman history. The museum has wonderful displays, most notably the mannequins wearing replicate clothing... you truly get a feel of Roman life. The other exhibits and information you can...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off here as part of a sightseeing holiday of Roman sites in the UK. The day before we had been in Bath to see the Roman baths there. This museum was a fantastic sequel to that. Despite the relatively small amount of space,...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great museum and undercover. Free too! Lots of interesting Roman artefacts. Easy access from Cardiff, Newport, Bristol and South Wales.

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before visiting the Roman Fort nearby called into the museum and made to feel extremely welcome. The assistants were very informative and knowledgeable. The artefacts were truly amazing. The small town was equally amazing but the various restraurant got very busy and filled quickly. The...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Roman Baths first. A beautiful and fully interactive historical site. Walked to the Roman Museum. A detailed history of the Romans and how they occupied the local area and Wales. Very interesting. Free too. Walked over to the Amphitheater. A beautiful location...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great for roman history in wales and informative lots of things too see. and a talk by a roman soldier on life a foot soldier.

Thank mike r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'd been working in Caerleon for a couple of days, and I'd left the kids with my husband. They'd visited all sorts of places in the area, and took me around the museum to show me what they'd learned. My husband loves museums, and has...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent free museum with great interaction from the roman soldier in the re-created barrack room. Kids loved dressing up and learning all about roman soldiers

Thank dockney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in cwmbran when we were young, we never appreciated how lucky we were to have this fantastic venue. We now live in Shrewsbury and visited caerleon with family. This is an amazing place to take your children. They will learn so much that...More

Thank janeanddave31
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newportboy1952
31 July 2016|
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Response from roscwmbran | Reviewed this property |
Open mon-sat 10-5, sun 2-5
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Fundamentaliturgist
16 July 2016|
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Response from Duggered | Reviewed this property |
Yes although a donation box is by the front door, this helps to keep them going.
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