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Wall Roman Site

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Evocative historical site, the Romans were here

It's an open area with stone foundations that are ruins of the ancient roman city. There's not a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rycharde_madethis
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Miami, Florida
Interesting

Stopped off as we were passing and we were glad we did. Nice little museum with friendly staff. All... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
A9889
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's an open area with stone foundations that are ruins of the ancient roman city. There's not a ton of stuff there, but it is cool to walk around the ruins and imagine the romans walking there 2000 years ago. Parking is very easy, the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank rycharde_madethis
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Wall roman site is good for a quick visit. There isn't much there but its nice seeing the ruins that are so old. There are information plaques around telling you about the place. I would say you would average about a 20 minute stay here....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neil T
Reviewed 2 September 2018

If you like Roman History, then this is a great place to stop in the Free of charge car park and have a wonder around also for Free. While here, don’t forget to have a look in the small museum, it provides a fascinating insight...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GrahamUK33
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped off as we were passing and we were glad we did. Nice little museum with friendly staff. All free to access. Not a lot of information on the boards around the site but enough to get an idea of what you’re looking at. Whole...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank A9889
Reviewed 26 July 2018

A bit off the beaten track but really worth a visit. Not much to see but interesting nevertheless as you can feel the presence of what this used to be

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank And2012S
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Pleased I went but hugely disappointed. Sounds like a bit of a contradiction really, doesn’t it. It must be over 35 years since I last went to this site. Ok, it’s not very big and doesn’t have the appeal of sites like Wroxeter but it’s...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank no-time-toulouse
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Located in the village of Wall. Looked after by the National Trust under the guardianship of English Heritage. It is a free property. We had a look around the compact museum (which luckily for us was open today) first and saw many interesting artefacts. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Located just off the A5, 2 miles out of Lichfield, this is well worth a quick stop. The Roman remains are nicely preserved in a field in the centre of the village. There are information boards which interpret what you are seeing. The ground is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We visited this English Heritage Site after leaving Lichfield as it is only a short drive away. The museum wasn't open as there were only a few dates during April it was open but the site is accessible as it is in the open air...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 9 April 2018

After walking around the site be sure and visit the museum on Watling St. the artist conception postings are informative and give a sense of what th eoriginal site looked like.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Paul M
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