Fodor's Expert Review Roman Painted House

Dover Ruins

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.

Ruins Silversea Cruise Historical

Quick Facts

New St.
Dover, Kent  CT17 9AJ, England

01304-203279

www.theromanpaintedhouse.co.uk

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: £3, £4, Closed late Sept.–Mar.

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