Covid 19 Update – Cafe is open Mon-Fri and we are planning to reopen the Roman Palace on Monday 20 July, with Member-only access a few days earlier.
Apart from the cafe, the site is CLOSED and events cancelled until at least the end of June 2020.
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 and properties and collections during this difficult time 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.
2020 Opening Times
Normally year round except Christmas.
Reopening 20 July, August and September – open every day 10am – 5pm
October and November – open every day 10am – 4pm
December – open Sats and Suns only 10am – 3pm (except 26th)
2020 Admission charges:
Child (5-16) £5.20
Family (2adults and up to 4 children) £28.00
Carer for disabled (if required) Free
Free admission for Sussex Archaeological Society members
2020 Admission price for groups of 15+
Children (5-16 years) £4.10
Gift Aid your admission
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.
Keep in touch! Sign up to receive our monthly e-newsletter here.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
Dsicover 2,000 year old remains of the North Wing including the famous collection of in-situ mosaic floors
Tours and Talks