Silchester Roman City Walls and Amphitheatre, Reading

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#2 of 13 in Historic Sites in Reading
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  • We downloaded the audio tour from the English Heritage website and walked around with the guide. Very interesting - highly recommend. Really enjoyed the walk around the walls. Less to see than we thou...  more »
  • We love coming to Silchester Roman town - it works the imagination to try and imagine what it would have looked like when it was a busy town. The children always enjoy going into the Amphitheatre. It'...  more »
  • Not much to see or learn about to be honest. Makes for a good walk more than anything else. If you are a history nut go, if you're not don't...unless you fancy a nice family walk.  more »
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  • This an interesting place but it doesn't look interesting. There are some nice walks in the area.
  • Nice walk with interesting history, takes about an hour to do the full loop. Not buggy friendly.
  • Very peaceful. Wonderful place to walk around. It is very busy at weekends
  • A great place to visit as part of a local walk. Ideal for parents with young children teaching them about Roman settlement in Britain.
  • Lovely place to go for a walk. Don't expect to find a still-standing Roman town, though.

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