Fishbourne Roman Palace & Gardens

Welcome to the largest Roman home in Britain

Imagine the luxury that would once have surrounded the proud owner of this lavish Roman residence. This palace was certainly fit for a king. Stroll around the recreated Roman gardens – the earliest gardens found anywhere in the country – and enjoy the largest collection of mosaics in situ in the UK. Click here for a short talk about the Palace and a copy of the Fishbourne Property Leaflet 2019

2019 Opening Times                                                                                                      January – open Saturdays and Sundays only 10am – 4pm                                            February open every day 10am – 4pm                                                                      March – Oct – open every day 10am – 5pm
Nov – Dec 15th – open every day 10am – 4pm                                                            From December 16th – 31st Jan 2020 –  Sats & Suns only 10am – 4pm

2019 Admission charges:
Adult £9.80
Child (5-16) £5.00
Student/Senior £9.20
Family (2+4) £27.50                                                                                                     Free admission for Sussex Archaeological Society members

2019 Admission price for groups of 15+
Adults/students/seniors £8.30
Children (5-16 years) £4.00

Gift Aid your admission

Look out for our exciting programme of special events throughout the year.  A visit to our shop and café is the perfect way to round off your day. 

If you are looking for more information on our award winning schools and education programme, please click here: Learning at Fishbourne Roman Palace.

For more general information, you can click here for a site plan, practical information to help you plan your visit, additional services we can  offer groups and information on venue and corporate hire.

Our sites are open to all, but anyone under the age of 16 needs to be accompanied by an adult, unless agreed in advance with our staff.

We regret that we only allow assistance dogs into the museum and grounds.

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Contact: Fishbourne Roman Palace, Roman Way, Fishbourne, West Sussex, PO19 3QR     tel: 01243 785859


Explore the beautiful gardens to see which plants the Romans grew and what they were used for



Watch the introduction film to see what the Palace looked like 2,000 years ago and find out who may have lived here



Search the museum to find things from everyday Roman life including coins, pottery and jewellery


Collections Discovery Centre

Take a glimpse behind the scenes and see our latest temporary display


Archaeological Remains

Dsicover 2,000 year old remains of the North Wing including the famous collection of in-situ mosaic floors


Tours and Talks

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