3rd July 2023 - 22nd September 2023

Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm, weather permitting.

You will be able to visit the site at certain times to learn about the ongoing excavation and see the work in progress. You will be able to join or sign up to these once you arrive at the museum.

A new excavation for 2023 at the Roman fort of Magna part of the Roman Army Museum. This years excavations will take place in the far corner of the northern field at Magna encompassing an area that includes a Hadrian's Wall Milecastle (46) and exploring the vallum and its diversion.The archaeologists and their teams of volunteers will be out Mon - Fri weather permitting. You may ask questions (in fact its encouraged) but please remember to respect the boundaries of the excavations.

Learn more about the Magna Excavations on the Roman Army Museum Website.