Corbridge Roman Town - English Heritage

corbridge roman town
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On the pivotal north side of the Tyne, Corbridge played a vital role in the Roman conquest of northern Britain. The fort dates from AD139, when the Emperor Antoninus Pius once more advanced the Roman frontier into Scotland. On a principal route northwards, it became a busy garrison town.
The remains include a fountain house with an aqueduct, a pair of granaries and walled compounds for the military, containing barracks, temples, houses and a headquarters building with a below-ground strongroom. The extensive museum displays a rich selection of Roman finds.
Corbridge is part of the Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site. An audio tour is now provided to guide you round the site.

Venue Type:

Castle or defences, Archaeological site

Opening hours

21 February - 29 March 2015
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

Admission charges

Adult £5.60
Child (5-15 years) £3.40
Concession £5.00


  • English Heritage

Additional info

Audio available for the visually impaired and those with learning difficulties. Dogs on leads only in restricted areas.

Collection details


Corbridge Roman Town - English Heritage
NE45 5NT

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01434 632349


01434 633168

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