Staying Healthy at Vindolanda

Explore the Roman world of medicine - how did the Romans stay healthy? Marcus the medicus takes you through the medical ideas of the Romans. Read more

FACT FILE Animal Brooches

The Romans used brooches to hold their clothes together and as fashion accessories. Some, the zoomorphic or animal brooches, also had deeper meaning. Find out more here. Read more


Learn about the Roman fort Magna, the fort at the rock, that sits next to the Roman Army Museum. Read more

FACT FILE: Hadrian's Wall

Click here for some basic facts about Hadrian's Wall. Read more

FACT FILE: Roman Soldiers

Basic information about joining the army. Read more

FACT FILE: In the bath house

Find out more about the Vindolanda bath house and how it was used. Read more

FACT FILE: What in the Roman Empire could you get at Vindolanda?

Some objects were made at Vindolanda but many came from all over the empire. Find out about them here. Read more

FACT FILE: Roman Religion

Religion was important to the Romans at Vindolanda. Find out more here. Read more