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.

Guidebook available from Cadw Sales (tel. 01443 336092).

This site is included in one of our guidebooks.  Visit our online shop to find out more.

Current times and prices

1 April 2014 - 31 March 2015


Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm

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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
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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.