Chesters Roman Fort and Museum - Hadrian's Wall

Explore the 2000 year old ruins Events for all the family at | Chesters Roman Fort Discover 2000 years of history

Part of Hadrian’s Wall, Chesters is also the best-preserved Roman cavalry fort in Britain.

You can easily see what life would have been like here at the Empire’s northern outpost as you wander round the officers' quarters and explore the well-preserved baths and steam room.

Inside the museum there’s also an amazing collection of Roman items found during the excavation of the wall.

Don't Miss

  • Easter Adventure Quest, 3-6 April
  • The best-preserved Roman bathhouse in England
  • Victorian Museum
  • The views over the river

Events At Chesters Roman Fort and Museum - 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 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

    It's time to get clue-cracking. Find characters from the past to help you solves the challenge and see out your chocolate reward in the grounds of Chesters Roman Fort.

  • Falconry of Roman Britain

    Sat 02 - Mon 04 May 2015

    Fearsome families are invited to get up close and personal with our collection of falcons and hawks on display at Chesters Roman Fort. Are you brave enough to feed our falcons?

Prices and opening times


Chollerford, Hexham, Northumberland - NE46 4EU (Directions)


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