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.
a poster advertising Spartacus


  • 13 May 2016 7-10:30pm

To celebrate Museums at Night, join us for a film screening in the museum. Spartacus is the classic 1960 film by local director Stanley Kubrick, starring Kirk Douglas as the slave who leads an uprising in the Roman republic.

Suitable for

  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+


£5 per ticket. Numbers are limited so please buy your ticket in advance either in person at Verulamium Museum or phone 01727 751810.


Verulamium Museum
St Michaels
St Albans

logo: Museums at Night



Audience Development Manager

Bookings Officer


Front Desk

01727 751810

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