Fishbourne Roman Villa Museum, Fishbourne, West Sussex

Fishbourne Roman Villa Museum, Fishbourne, West Sussex
Photograph taken 1967 - 1980 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98/06090

The exterior of the modern cover building at the Fishbourne Roman Villa Museum. The remains of this palatial Roman villa were discovered by accident in 1960 and extensively excavated, and the site opened to the public in 1967. The north wing of the villa is protected by this building.

Location

West Sussex Fishbourne

Period

1960s (1960 - 1969)

Tags

building museum roman villa archaeology tourism 1960s (1960 - 1969)