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Fishbourne Roman Palace

Roman Way | Fishbourne, Chichester PO19 3QR, England
+44 1243 785859
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Well worth a visit

Well preserved mosaics and an interesting museum charting the roman period and the discoveries made... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Paul C
Bedford, United Kingdom
Fishbourne Roman Palace is welcoming with great guides!

Fishbourne Roman Palace is fairly nondescript from the outside. However, once inside this changes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Warren T
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Roman Way | Fishbourne, Chichester PO19 3QR, England
+44 1243 785859
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well preserved mosaics and an interesting museum charting the roman period and the discoveries made at the site. Walkways make excellent viewing platforms for the mosaics.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fishbourne Roman Palace is fairly nondescript from the outside. However, once inside this changes. There is a wealth of roman finds dating backing to 1st century AD. Our guide, Brian was informative and enthusiastic about the Palace. I was able to see artefacts up close....More

Thank Warren T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The activities put on here for children in half terms and holidays are excellent. If activities not on then make sure you buy a guide book to explain the whole layout.

Thank JuneM52
Reviewed 1 week ago

I drove a long way to visit, after looking on line as i like to visit as many Roman sites as I can , this was everything I imagined and more, Yes there is an entrance fee but there are concessions , and I was...More

Thank lee s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most well preserved and historically recorded sites. The main preserved area has a purpose-built building which also includes the gift shop/entrance to the site. You can continue the excursion from inside (where the mosaics are) to see remnants of the palace outside....More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually were looking forward to this and like all things historic but how boring and out of date was the museum. A tour would have made it more interesting I imagine but the next tour when we arrived was 2 hours away. We managed...More

Thank Colliechops
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always wanted to visit this site and when we realised we were staying close by, saw the brown tourist signs and went on a whim. The site is up a small lane, past the village school, and looks like another school itself. However, once...More

Thank cathedralmouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting visit to this Roman Palace. Some very well preserved floor mosaics, and a separate building with a huge variety of artefacts. Stuart the guide was first rate.

Thank Jerryr59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This took us about 3 hours to see a short film, listen to the guide explaining various mosaics and walk around the garden. We have been before but it was a friends first visit. It is amazing to see how the mosaics have lasted, the...More

Thank tracyc305
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time, loved the diversity of the displays, fascinated by the layout and particularly the mosaics, the Guide himself was humorous, informative, interacted well with all visitors and totally respectful when answering questions, no question was deemed a daft one

Thank 933elaine
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Clive F
Me & a few friends will be meeting up at your cafe before cycling to West Wittering & back. Will we be able to leave our cars in your car park while we are cycling ? I don't expect it to be more than 5 cars.
20 May 2017|
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30 January 2017|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
Firstly, apologies for the delay in replying, but I am unable to help you as I don't know the names of the staff employed at Fishbourne. Maybe you could contact them direct? Google shows their number as: 01243 785859.
Sue C
Is it open in April?
30 March 2016|
Response from FRPadmin | Property representative |
Yes, the site is open every day from 1st February to 15th December from 10am.