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The Southeast Sights

Roman Painted House

  • New St. Map It
  • Dover
  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Updated 05/27/2014

Fodor's Review

Believed to have been a hotel, the remains of this nearly 2,000-year-old structure were excavated in the 1970s. It includes some Roman wall paintings (mostly dedicated to Bacchus, the god of revelry), along with the remnants of an ingenious heating system.

Sight Information

Address:

New St., Dover, CT17 9AJ, England

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Phone:

01304-203279

Sight Details:

  • £3
  • Early–mid-Apr., Tues.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 1–5; late Apr.–May, Tues. and Sat. 10–5; June–late Sept., Tues.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 1–5; last admission 30 mins before closing

Updated 05/27/2014

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