Verulamium Museum

Verulamium Museum
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The Museum of Everyday Life in Roman Britain

Verulamium was the third largest city of Roman Britain and the museum stands on the site of the Roman town.

Families are always welcome at our museum. Inside you will find:
-recreated Roman rooms
-hands-on discovery areas
-a video about the excavations
-and some of the finest Roman mosaics and wall plasters outside the Mediterranean

Venue Type:

Archaeological site, Museum, Heritage site

Opening hours

Mon-Sat 1000-1730
Sun 1400-1730

Admission charges

Adult - £5.00
Child & Concessions - £3.50
Family ticket (2+2) - £12.00
Residents of the district, Friends, Under 5s - free


  • Museums Association
  • International Council of Museums
  • National Art Pass

Extensive collection of Roman artefacts
Important mosaic

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Three people looking at a metal object held in someone's gloved hands.

Hands on History

  • 28 October 2016 7:30-9:30pm

Enjoy the delights of Verulamium after hours as we host a special interactive session for adults. Experience the thrill of handling a variety of real (and replica) Roman artefacts. Learn how the people of Roman Verulamium kept themselves clean and tidy, constructed their homes, cooked and ate.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17


Tickets are £5. Please book in person at the museum or by phoning 01727 751810


Verulamium Museum
St Michaels
St Albans

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Audience Development Manager

Bookings Officer


Front Desk

01727 751810

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