In short: if you are interested in Roman history in Britain, this is an essential site to visit. You will probably be very surprised by the quantity and quality of the items presented. The longer version: The town of Caerleon actually contains four sites, all related to the Legionary fortress that once stood on the site. Two sites are off... 更多
This roman town of Isca has many treasures housed in an interesting building in the heart of Caerleon ..good for children in particular and we'll worth a visit
The inside of the museum was really interesting the explanation of each item was very good. There is also an outside garden which showed the equivalent of our BBQ's today. What was most amazing is that it is free entry
As a keen military historian who loves the Roman period, this museum is a must-do. You can only learn so much in books, but actually seeing the artifacts from nearly 2,000 years ago is stunning. They had sophisticated towns, baths, running water etc when us Brits were living in mud and wattle roundhouses! The Roman Army was, in a few... 更多
The Romans certainly conquered both England and Wales during ancient times. The remains of the former Roman fort in Caerleon allow punters to appreciate the immensity of a once great empire. In true Welsh fashion, the historical sites gathered within this area remain free to the public. The Mrs. and myself leisurely explored the remnants of a Roman amphitheater, ancient... 更多
Winder insight into Roman living. plenty of displays and also free audio guide. Brilliant tasks and guides to get the kids involved. Nice shop and staff extremely friendly, welcoming and helpful. Better than your average museum and can easily kill an hour or two depending how interested you are in the subject. Plenty of information of each item on display.
A little museum, packed with invaluable and wide variety of Romano-British artefacts in a comprehensive display. Really beautiful examples of local & Roman pottery, glass, an actual stone coffin (and contents), tiles, carved stone, parts of uniforms, a full metal helmet. It doesn't require much time to see everything - but you can spend as little or as much time... 更多