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Bignor Roman villa

amenities at Bignor villa

Free Car and Coach Parking areas
A well-stocked Gift Shop
A Cafeteria supplying tea, coffee and light snacks
Free Picnic Area for visitors to Roman villa
Facilities for the Disabled
Guided Tours and
Special Party rates by arrangement with the Wardens.

Please ring Sutton (Sussex) (01798) 869259

Bignor Roman Villa
Bignor, Pulborough,
West Sussex RH20 1PH

opening times

Season : 1st March - 31st October 2007

March and April, Tuesday to Sunday and Bank Holidays
10am to 5pm

May - 10am to 5pm daily

June to September - 10 am to 6 pm daily

October - 10 am to 5 pm daily

admission fees

Adults - 4.50
(Parties of 10 or more - 3.60)

Senior Citizens - 3.20
(Parties of 10 or more - 2.55)

Children under 16 years - 1.95
(Parties of 10 or more - 1.55)
Free admission one teacher per 10 pupils

Guided Tour - 20.00
(Per group up to about 30 people)
Introductory Talk - 10.50
Use of Workshop - 16.50

what else you can do at Bignor Roman Villa

Guided Tour - about 1 hour
Question Papers on villa, farmyard animals, farmyard - about half an hour each
Walk on 1,600 year-old mosaics

Sketch mosaics and countryside (bring materials)
Play Roman Hopscotch
Walk round Turf Mazes

Workshops include :
Use of Tesserae to make mosaics
Use of Drop Spindles to make wool
Roman Rooftile rubbings (bring paper and crayons)
Flour milling with Quern stones (on fine days)
Write on Wax Tablets with Stylus

Village walk - includes Church and one of the oldest Wealden houses in the country - about half an hour

Walk to and on Stane Street Roman road - about 2 hours

Picnic area - for Villa visitors only

For Sale : Guide Books, Post Cards and Souvenirs

first page of Bignor mosaics

second page of Bignor mosaics