If you are looking for fun activities to do at home please head to our home learning page where we have a great selection of Roman themed activities and crafts.
We have lots happening over the next year and will be releasing bookable timed entry slots for the events at the end of January. All of our on site events are free with admission to the site. Learn more here about our tickets & memberships.
Upcoming Events for 2022
Have a look at some of the confirmed events taking place at Roman Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum this year.
4th October - 31st January 2022
Find out which memories our contributors uncovered, and what links were made to our ancestors.
24 January - 23 September 2022
Join us in celebrating 1900 years of Hadrian's Wall with our 1900 Bunting Challenge. Create by knitting, crocheting or sewing the shield design bunting flags to help us reach our target of 1900 bunting flags to be displayed at Roman Vindolanda in October 2022.
8th January - 6th February
Site Only Tours
Make the most of your visit to Vindolanda by joining one of our daily 11am free guided tours, though our museums are closed the site will be open!
Throughout February we will have a Latin word of the day for people to make use of in their everyday lives. This event is run with the support of our friends at Minimus so look out for the little mouse making an appearance.
12th February - November 2022 *Extended*
Roman Army Museum
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.
28 March - 23 September 2022
Roman Vindolanda Fort
The Vindolanda Roman excavations are back for 2022. The archaeologists and their teams of volunteers will be out Mon - Fri weather permitting. See history as it is uncovered.
1 May - 6 June 2022
Roman Army Museum
See the Roman Army Museum decorated with roses to commemorate Rosalia the festival of the rose, an ancient Roman festival particularly special to the Roman soldiers.
21st May - 25th September
Dress your favourite bear or plush toy as an emperor for the day and bring them out to meet our Emperor Ted bears at the museums.
27th & 28th August 2022
Vindolanda welcomes back the world famous Ermine Street Guard for their 50th Birthday celebrations. Demonstrations, displays and Roman army school, learn about life in the Roman army and see Vindolanda brought to life.