Newport Roman Villa

Isle of Wight, PO30 1HA

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This farmhouse, built around 270 AD, reveals some fascinating details about the Roman way of life on the Isle of Wight.

The villa is an example of a Romano-British farmhouse built in 280 AD

Newport Roman Villa is an excellent example of a winged corridor farmhouse. One wing contains a suite of bathrooms with hypocaust and hot and cold baths.

Many hands-on activities bring the Roman period to life. Visitors can interact with a full-size Roman kitchen, weave a blanket and make a mosaic.

There's also a replica Roman garden and small museum displaying Roman finds from across the Island.

Venue information

Opening times

April - 29 September 2018

Mon - Sat10.30am - 3.30pm (last entry)

July and August open 7 days a week 10.30am - 4pm (last entry)

Open half term activity days on 22nd, 24th and 26th October (11am - 3pm)

Open half term activity days - 18th, 20th and 22nd February.

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