The Trust

Brading Roman Villa is owned and administered by the Oglander Roman Trust (the Trust) (Registered Charity: 1128326), which was created and registered as a charity in 1994 to preserve, protect and improve the site of Brading Roman Villa. The Villa is an example of a maritime courtyard villa with in situ mosaics of the 3rd century. It is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, and Grade 1 listed building set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) on the Isle of Wight.

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Coronavirus Closure

The health and safety of our visitors, staff and volunteers is paramount, and therefore in light of the most recent government recommendations, we are closing as of 20th March, until further notice.

Your support as visitors, friends and donors is more important now than ever. We have substantial ongoing overhead costs that will need to be met despite our loss of income from visitors and events. Accordingly, we would be very grateful to any of you who feel able to make a donation, however small...