Arbeia Roman Fort And Museum

Arbeia Roman Fort And Museum
Baring Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear, NE33 2BB
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Barrack block

During museum opening hours The barrack block is the last of our three Roman reconstructed buildings and was built using traditional Roman techniques from the 3rd century. Soldiers usually lived eight to an apartment and you can have a glimpse at their living quarters on entering the block. Some of their weaponry…

Sun 20 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Mon 21 May

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Tue 22 May

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…and 17 more dates until 8 Jun

Commanding Officer's House

During museum opening hours Free entry The 4th century Commanding Officer's house has been partially rebuilt and includes some of the original foundations and floor. See how the Commanding Officer lived and entertained guests. Explore the rooms he would sleep and eat in and see the magnificent palisade, summer…

Sun 20 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Mon 21 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Tue 22 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

…and 17 more dates until 8 Jun

Roman garden

During museum opening hours See the gardens and touch, smell and see the plants and herbs that were used by the Romans for cooking, medicine and decoration. The herb garden is in full bloom through spring and summer and we keep it maintained while the Fort is closed to the public.

Sun 20 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Mon 21 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Tue 22 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

…and 17 more dates until 8 Jun

Set in Stone Gallery

During museum opening hours Arbeia holds one of the finest collections of Roman finds along Hadrian's Wall and nearly all were discovered in and around the Fort from excavations that have taken place over the years. Set in Stone delves deeper into the lives of those who lived and worked at the Fort as well as those…

Sun 20 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Mon 21 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Tue 22 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

…and 17 more dates until 8 Jun

West Gate

During museum opening hours 2018 marks 30 years since this stunning Roman reconstruction was recreated. The imposing West Gate is one of the first things you notice walking up to Arbeia. This iconic building has been reconstructed using research that was undertaken following excavations at Arbeia. It stands…

Sun 20 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Mon 21 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

Tue 22 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 456 1369

…and 17 more dates until 8 Jun

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