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Brading Roman Villa

Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
+44 1983 406223
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Overpriced!

I felt completely ripped off visiting this attraction. Ticket prices were too expensive but the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Foodiegirl2017
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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Excellent Museum

Family visited today whilst on holiday. Very friendly family attraction suitable for all ages... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
stuartonthemove
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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mosaic floors” (24 reviews)
“under cover” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
LOCATION
Morton Old Road, Brading PO36 0PH, England
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+44 1983 406223
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"mosaic floors"
in 24 reviews
"under cover"
in 27 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 52 reviews
"modern building"
in 10 reviews
"excellent mosaics"
in 7 reviews
"rainy day"
in 28 reviews
"information boards"
in 16 reviews
"excellent cafe"
in 7 reviews
"interesting place"
in 13 reviews
"dressing up"
in 6 reviews
"isle of wight"
in 37 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 23 reviews
"volunteer guides"
in 6 reviews
"cake"
in 12 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 8 reviews
"few hours"
in 16 reviews
"gift shop"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I felt completely ripped off visiting this attraction. Ticket prices were too expensive but the greatest rip off of all was the cafe. I know that on site restaurants/cafes have a mark up but £5 for a basic sandwich is just taking the Micky, it...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Family visited today whilst on holiday. Very friendly family attraction suitable for all ages interested in what the Romans did for us! Really well maintained and informative museum with easy to follow guides throughout. Today there was a living historian who happily engaged with us...More

Thank stuartonthemove
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Didn't even know about this place until I saw the advert on the train upon arriving in Ryde. It's about a 15 min walk from Brading train station but it is well worth the effort in coming here. The remains of the Roman villa and...More

Thank Jason J
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was really good and th staff was exceptional... They explained us the clothing history and how was traded and used.

Thank dam609
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Upon arrival spend time walking around the outside to see the remains of the villa walls and the original site. However some of the information boards are repeated and don’t offer additional information about the particular aspect you are viewing. Behind the main building there...More

Thank filthurlow
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fascinating undercover Roman exhibit. Beautiful mosaics interesting artifacts and very knowledgeable guides. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank Erica1242014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting place to visit guide was really interested and we learnt a lot about the island history

Thank janestanton67
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a couple of hours at the Roman Villa today.£8.50 for a concessionary ticket that is valid for a year! The guides meet you at the entrance and it's well worth stopping to chat with them.Michael and Christine told the whole story of the land,villa...More

Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent example of roman architecture and the mosaics here are better than most. Stopped here on our last day on the IOW to kill time before our ferry, but wished we'd had more time. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable and clearly passionate about their...More

1  Thank James H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Roman Villa at Brading is an excellent wet weather choice. Equipped with a good tea room (with views across the bay) you can enjoy a couple of hours here. The display focuses on a late Romano-British villa, excavated in the 1880s. Some of the...More

1  Thank Dr_Wildboar
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I don't know about a free pass but there are some objects to handle.
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