Facilities at Wroxeter Roman City

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    Parking for 25-30 vehicles, 8 metres from entrance. There is also an overflow car park opposite. Visitors must cross a road to reach the site. Parking is free of charge.

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    Food and Drink

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    Hot and cold drinks, and snacks are available from the visitor centre. Ice-creams are also available during the summer.

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    Picnic Area

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    You are welcome to bring a picnic to eat in the grounds. There are two areas of picnic benches - one looking out towards the historic site and the other looking towards the Roman town house.

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    Shop

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    There is a shop selling a selection of English Heritage gifts and themed souvenirs.

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    Toilets

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    Female toilets (4), male toilets (2) and accessible toilet facilities all located at the end of the visitor centre.

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    Dogs

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    Dogs are welcome in the grounds but must be kept on a short lead at all times. They not allowed in the museum or in the Roman Town House.

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    Museum

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    The museum describes the history of Wroxeter including information on everyday life, Wroxeter as a fortress and its time before the Romans. A selection of artefacts from site excavations are also on display.

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    Gardens

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    There is plenty of room for children to run and play, or to take a gentle stroll, in our large grassed areas.

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    Audio Tours

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    Audio tour describing the historic site and Roman Town House is included in admission price. Groups are advised to book in advance. Educational groups may hire them at a cost of £1 per unit.

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    Family Friendly

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    Baby Changing Facilities

    Baby change facilities located at the end of the visitor centre.

    Play Areas / Adventure Playground

    There is plenty of room for children to run and play in our large grassed areas.

    Pushchairs Allowed

    Yes.

    Toy/Dressing Up Box

    There is a children's Book Box in the museum.

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    Please be aware

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    Access to the Roman Town House requires crossing a small road.

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    Commercial Photography and Filming

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    English Heritage welcomes all photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures with us on Flickr and Facebook.

    We do have some restrictions at certain locations, so if photography is your main reason for visiting, please call the site ahead of your visit to check if any parts of the site are restricted.

    We are keen to promote the use of our sites to location managers. If you are interested please go to (Filming Locations) for more information and contacts.

    English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions.

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Wroxeter Roman City, Wroxeter, near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6PH Sat nav postcode: SY5 6PJ
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