Caerwent Roman Town

Caerwent Roman Town

Caerwent Roman Town

An archaeologist’s paradise

Tribal capital of the Silures (Venta Silurum) - impressive fourth-century walls standing up to 17 feet (5.2m) high. Excavated houses, forum-basilica and a Romano-British temple also remain.

The West Gate barns area provides car parking, level access to toilet facilities and interpretation panels.

Opening times

1 April 2019 - 31 March 2020


Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm

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Admission costs

Adult - Am ddim/Free
Family - Am ddim/Free
Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - Am ddim/Free
Disabled and companion - Am ddim/Free

Facilities and information

Cycle stands Car park Disabled access Dogs welcome No smoking Picnic tables Toilets
  • A toilet is available for users with a disability and limited mobility
  • Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dogs on leads welcome
  • No smoking
  • Cadw do not allow drone flying from or over its guardianship sites, except by contractors commissioned for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and are operating under controlled conditions.
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Postcode NP26 5BA

Car Road Follow signs off A48 between Newport and Chepstow

Rail Rail Caldicot 4km/2.4mls

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For further information, please contact: Traveline Cymru on 0871 200 2233 or National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.