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What did the Romans do ...

Bit of a ruin, but hey it has been here for a good few centuries, history presented very well... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
William W
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Merthyr Tydfil County, United Kingdom
Good little Roman site

Situated close to the picturesque village of Talmont, this is a little gem of a Roman site. We had... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
PandaGirl2013
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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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Sep 28, 2018
“What did the Romans do ...”
Sep 5, 2018
“Good little Roman site”
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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25 route du Fa, 17120 Barzan, France
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+33 5 46 90 43 66
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Bit of a ruin, but hey it has been here for a good few centuries, history presented very well, staff very helpful, and the site very well preserved and accessible. Personally, it brought home to me that the Romans did know a thing or two...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Situated close to the picturesque village of Talmont, this is a little gem of a Roman site. We had reduced entry due to having visited Saintes amphitheatre. Good museum with lots of things to look at (though all in french). Outside you have a ruined...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Great time. Reception fluent in English and welcoming. Good value. Well worth a visit. Very interesting and informative.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Having had a disappointing trip to nearby Talmont we headed to this tiny museum. The sight isn't that large so it's a perfect size if you have small children. Plenty of walls to run round, over and under and plenty of artefacts in the nicely...More

Thank Woodabell
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Visited Barzan by bicycle (from Arces) en route to Talmont. Glad we did so as the little museum is crammed with Roman artefacts. The site is fairly spread out, but the focus of attention is around the museum with the thermal baths, the santuary and...More

Thank Yertiz
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We went after a visit to nearby Talmont (beautiful old village). Despite being August, we more or less had the place to ourselves. Museum indoors interesting with a large variety and number of objects for such a small museum. The site itself was well presented...More

Thank Mark123UK
Reviewed 11 July 2014

it's a small, easy to visit site while visiting other attactions - eg neary Talmond which is considered one of the prettiest villages in France

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