Fishbourne Roman Palace
Fishbourne Roman Palace is in the village of Fishbourne, Chichester in West Sussex. The large palace was built in the 1st century AD, around thirty years after the Roman conquest of Britain on the site of a Roman army supply base established at the Claudian invasion in 43 AD. It is the largest Roman palace Northwest of the Alps ever found so far. The purpose and builder of the palace is still unknown. About one third of it was unearthed. A large roof protects the mosaics from the weather.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Arundel Castle (18 km), Portsmouth (United Kingdom) (19 km), Osborne House (34 km), Carisbrook Castle (39 km), Winchester (United Kingdom) (43 km), Brighton (United Kingdom) (47 km), The Needles (58 km), Hampton Court Palace (71 km), Beachy Head (75 km), Stonehenge (81 km), Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms (88 km), London (United Kingdom) (88 km), Tower of London (91 km), Hughenden Manor (91 km), Bodiam Castle (97 km), Oxford (United Kingdom) (106 km), St Albans (United Kingdom) (107 km), Stourhead House and Garden (110 km), Leeds Castle (110 km), Hatfield House (111 km)