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VISIT | Take a Tour around the Roman town at Caerwent | Monmouthshire

The Roman Walls at Caerwent
The Roman Walls at Caerwent

Explore the remains of a Roman town at Caerwent or Venta Silurum to be accurate

Quite simply an outstanding set of historical remains and ruins from Roman Britain in this once might town of Venta Silurum

A pleasant stroll around the Roman town that once stood here with many a historical twist just outside the Monmouthshire village of Caerwent

A good place for kids to explore, question and learn but for everyone else who loves to wander and quest for more

The Roman Archaeology of the Buildings
The Roman Archaeology of the Buildings

"...the complete Roman deal - it's a place for exploration and imagination..."

Description |

Caerwent is a small Welsh village in Monmouthshire. But the unique aspect of this place is the rather astounding and amazing remains of a once splendid Roman town.


Park in the car park, and family, children or visitors can merrily traipse around a way-marked tour of this rather resplendent place. With stacks of Roman foundations, walls and intrigue for all to see.

It combines exercise, fresh air and wonderful Roman archaeology still in place - close your eyes and imagine the sights and sounds of this great Roman town...

All for free!

Directions and Map |

Find the village of Caerwent off the A48 between Newport and Chepstow in south east Wales signposted for the Roman remains

Longitude: -2.771003

Latitude: 51.612557

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