How to visit Vindolanda Roman Fort and Museum and the Roman Army Museum. This page will take you through the new systems we have in place for visiting our sites, what is open and how to visit. Read more
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Four Roman horseshoes uncovered at Vindolanda have gone back on public display at the Roman Army Museum.
7th April 2023
Roman Vindolanda Gardens
Join us in the Vindolanda Activity Centre to learn about the ancient mouthpiece found at Vindolanda in 2022. Handle the 3D printed replica and hear the sound it might have made.
3rd April - 22nd September 2023
Roman Vindolanda Fort
The Vindolanda excavations are back for 2023. The archaeologists and their teams of volunteers will be out Mon - Fri weather permitting. See history as it is uncovered.
Overview of the Vindolanda Trusts aims and objectives
Roman Army Museum
Join the Ermine Street Guard at the Roman Army Museum. Have a go at archery, learn about the cavalry and march in formation with the legionaries! Will you join the Roman Army? Read more
3rd April - 19th October
Make the most of your visit to Vindolanda by joining one of our free 45 minute guided tours of the Roman Vindolanda fort site including an overview of the site and archaeological highlights.
Replica altars to the Roman God Jupiter Dolichenus placed back in religious shrine at Vindolanda enabling visitors to see them in their original setting for the first time in 1,800 years. Read more
A small, child sized, and eerily life-like bronze hand has been discovered during the excavation of a Severan fort ditch at Roman Vindolanda. Read more