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Museum:National Roman Legion Museum

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National Roman Legion Museum

National Roman Legion Museum

National Roman Legion Museum

Travel between Monmouthshire and the rest of the UK / Ireland is now allowed. Self-contained accommodation, non-essential retail, outdoor attractions and outdoor hospitality are allowed to open. Indoor hospitality and the rest of the accommodation sector will reopen from the 17th May. Please check ahead with the business before visiting as booking may be required or they may still be closed.

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Address

High Street,
Caerleon,
Newport,
NP18 1AH

Contact

Enquiries

Details

Wales was the furthest outpost of the Roman Empire. In AD 75, the Romans built a fortress at Caerleon that would guard the region for over 200 years.

The National Roman Legion Museum is a museum in Caerleon, near Newport. It is one of three Roman sites in Caerleon, along with the Baths museum and the open-air ruins of the amphitheatre and barracks. It is part of the wider network of Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales.

Opening Details

Open all the time

Opening Hours: 10am–5pm Monday–Saturday, 12pm–3pm Sunday.

Prices

Free entry

Directions

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Map reference: ST 340905  Lat: 51.60944 Long: -2.95448

By Car: Follow the brown helmet signs from the M4 (westbound junction 25, eastbound junction 26). For satellite navigation purposes use the post code NP18 1AE (recorded as 'High Street').
By Bus: Buses run from Newport. Please call Traveline Cymru on 0800 464 00 00 for further information.
By Train: 4 miles from Newport station.

Accessible by Public Transport: 4 miles from Newport station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Hearing Accessibility FacilitiesHearing Accessibility Facilities
  • Visual Accessibility FacilitiesVisual Accessibility Facilities
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