Fishbourne Roman Palace & Gardens

Fishbourne Roman Palace & Gardens is open on Saturdays and Sundays, and the Half Term Week (26th to 30th October) 10.30am to 4pm. No prebooking is required. Last entry is at 3pm. 

We have been working hard behind the scenes to make the site as safe as possible and hold the industry ‘Good to Go’ standard. Please follow our Covid- 19 guidelines when visiting.

As a charity we receive no core Government funding and rely solely on the generosity of our members and the public. Please support the conservation of our properties and collections by making a donation.

Welcome to the largest Roman home in Britain.

Imagine the luxury that would once have surrounded the proud owner of this lavish Roman residence. 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.

View our introduction video to the Palace or for an aerial view of the Palace, courtesy of Compass Aerial Photography, visit our youtube channel.

Opening Times
*Please check our home page for the latest Society Covid-19 updates.

Admission charges:
Adult £10.00
Child (5-16) £5.20
Student/Senior £9.60
Family (2adults and up to 4 children) £28.00
Carer for disabled (if required) Free
Free admission for Sussex Archaeological Society members

Admission price for groups of 15+
Adults/students/seniors £8.60
Children (5-16 years) £4.10

Gift Aid your admission

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

Schools: experience our award winning education programme 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.

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    or email


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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