Caistor Roman Town (Venta Icenorum)
Management of the site
The present site of Caistor Roman Town is a Scheduled Ancient Monument owned by the Norfolk Archaeological Trust and managed by South Norfolk Council.
How the site is managed
The management, use and future development of the site for cultural heritage purposes are guided by the Caistor Joint Advisory Board comprising representatives from the Norfolk Archaeological Trust, South Norfolk Council, Norfolk County Council, the Parochial Church Council and Caistor Parish Council. Members of Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service and English Heritage also sit on the Joint Advisory Board.
The importance of Caistor Roman Town
The importance of the site has been recognised by the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) who have given a substantial grant for the conservation of the town’s walls under the Countryside Stewardship Scheme. This is the first time that DEFRA have funded an entirely archaeological conservation project.
Visiting Caistor Roman Town
If you would like to visit the site, it is open 365 days of the year and is free of charge.
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Last updated on: 07 August 2007