Birdoswald Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall

Birdoswald Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall Birdoswald Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall Birdoswald Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
 
 

Birdoswald Roman Fort is the perfect place for a family day out or as a place to stop and relax if you're walking or cycling along Hadrian's Wall in Cumbria.

You can explore the extensive remains of the Roman Fort and the longest continuous remaining stretch of this magnificent World Heritage Site can be seen here. Inside, the exhibition has interesting interactive displays and artefacts, as well as a model of the Wall at its full height.

Enjoy delicious locally made cakes and treats in the tea room, while outside you can see wildlife in abundance as this site is a real nature haven. Birdoswald also offers farmhouse-style accommodation for those wishing to stay within this historic site.

Don't Miss

  • Roman Helmet Making, 14-22 Feb
  • The exhibition
  • A medieval fortified tower
  • The longest continuous stretch of Hadrian's Wall
  • Delicious cakes and drinks in our tea room

Events At Birdoswald Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall

  • Roman Helmet Making

    Sat 14 Feb - Sun 22 Feb 2015

    Create your own Roman helmet in one of two family friendly sessions.

  • Taking in the Heights of Hadrian's Wall

    Members' Event

    Dates to be confirmed with Members

    A once in a lifetime opportunity awaits you - to see the spectacular landscape of Hadrian's Wall from above.

Prices and opening times

directions

Gilsland, Brampton, Cumbria - CA8 7DD (Directions)

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