Housesteads' Highlights

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The Museum & Exhibition

The museum at Housesteads explores the story of the fort through dramatic film footage of the stunning World Heritage Site and CGI recreations of the original Roman buildings. Younger visitors can meet 'Felix', a character of the fort who will guide them around the museum. 

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Roman Collection

A fascinating collection of Roman finds can be seen at Housesteads, excavated from the fort hundreds of years ago. See Roman altars, dedication stones, jewellery, tools and weapons, which all give us a snapshot of life 2,000 years ago.

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