Wall Roman Site

Wall Roman Site
Watling Street
Nr Litchfield
Staffordshire
WS14 0AW
England

Website

www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/wall-roman-site/

Telephone

0870 333 1181

Fax

01604 730321

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Wall was an important staging post on Watling Street, the Roman military road to North Wales. It provided overnight accommodation for travelling Roman officials and imperial messengers. The foundations of an inn and bathhouse can be seen, and many of the excavated finds are displayed in the on-site museum.

Venue Type:

Archaeological site

Opening hours

1 March - 4 November 2012
Daily 10:00 - 17:00

5 November 2012 - 28 February 2013
Daily 10:00 - 16:00

1 March - 28 March 2013
Closed

Admission charges

Free

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.

Children's Archaeology Detectives

  • 19 July — 25 August 2014 *on now

Let the kids get stuck into history with the chance to uncover clues, and handle artefacts. Take part in a sand pit dig to unveil secrets from the late Roman period – the time of King Arthur! Plus plenty of hands on activities. We've got loads of Roman themed activities from colouring and games to dressing up, sword skills, armour handling, storytelling and hands on excavation!

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children

Website

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/events/

Children's Roman Soldier Week

  • 25 October — 2 November 2014

Are you willing to join the Imperial Army? Join us at Chester's Roman Fort where youngsters can train to be Roman soldiers with hands on activities.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children

Website

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/events/

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