Please note: We are having to make changes and in some cases re-arrange events due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19. Both Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum remain OPEN. (Updated 17th March 2020).
We always have lots going at the Vindolanda Trust and 2020 is the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the Vindolanda Trust. That means that 2020 is going to be jam packed with exciting events for members of the public to take part in. Including finds handling and dressing up, to bigger weekend events with the reenactment groups like the Ermine Street Guard and LEGIO VIII AUGUSTA. Find out more about the activities & events happening at both Roman Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum!
1st April - 31st October 2020 ** POSTPONED **
A temporary exhibition at the Roman Army Museum showing an assembly of militiary artefacts never seen in pulbic which are on private loan to the Vindolanda Trust.
1st April 2020 ** ONLINE EVENT **
Please wish us happy birthday on social media as Vindolanda will unfortunately be closed to the public on 1st April. You can also buy your online tickets in advance - it would be a great birthday gift to us.
6th April - 18th September 2020 ** POSTPONED **
Don't miss out on the excitement of watching the 2020 Roman excavations at Vindolanda. They take place Monday - Friday weather permitting.
18th & 19th July 2020
Join our Roman Chef John Crouch as he introduces us to the Roman diet. What did the Roman soldiers eat to keep them strong and what would you miss if you lived in the Roman times?
5th August 2020
A challenging 10K race on a hilly course which finishes on the spectacular site of Roman Vindolanda. This event is organised by Run Nation.