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

  • 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.

  • Easter Adventure Quest

    Fri 03 - Mon 06 Apr 2015

    It's time to get clue-cracking. Find characters from the past to help you solve the challenge and seek out your chocolate reward in the grounds of Corbridge Roman Town.

Prices and opening times


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


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