Access at Aldborough Roman Site
Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.
You don’t need to book your visit in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit. The prices shown here include a discount. The admission price will be higher if you choose to pay on the day you visit.
You can book your advance ticket online up to 8.45am on the day you want to visit.
Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.
You can arrive anytime from the time slot you book, and stay as long as you like.
If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket will still be free. Please remember to bring your English Heritage membership card with you. Members are able to book tickets for those included in the membership only. Any additional bookings made will be chargeable on site.
Some of our sites can get very busy, especially on Bank Holidays. Our busiest times are between 11am and 2pm, so if you prefer to visit at a quieter time you may wish to visit outside of these hours.
Please remember to bring your booking confirmation with you when you visit.
You can currently book for visits up to 31 October 2021, when the site will close for the winter.
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Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl available.Wheelchair AccessLimited wheelchair access. Please contact the site for more details before visiting tel: 01423 322768 .Entrance / Set DownVisitors with limited mobility may be set down at the entrance. Please call in advance to arrange.Disabled ParkingThere are no specially allocated disabled parking spaces, but visitors with limited mobility may be able to park at the side of the road.OnSite TransportNone.StairsThere are a few steps around the grounds, but no staircases to climb.Lift AccessNone.Seating And RestpointsThere are a few benches dotted about the site.Pathways Surface And GradientsNo information available.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesThere is a nice pine scent in the gardens and a chorus of birdsong.Dog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl available.Handling ObjectsNone.Audio ToursNoSite ToursNoAreas Of Low LightingNone.Colour ContrastsNone.Large PrintNone.
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl available.Induction LoopsNone.
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesThere is a nice pine scent in the gardens and a chorus of birdsong.Handling ObjectsNone.Easy Read MaterialNone.Large Print MaterialNone.
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Trip HazardRabbit holes can appear in areas of the site.Sheer DropJust beyond the site there is a sheer drop leading to an ancient quarry. The area is fenced off and sign posted but parents should keep children in sight at all times.Slip HazardGrass may be slippery when wet.Steep SlopeParents should be aware that just beyond the site there is a sheer drop leading to an ancient quarry. The area is fenced off and sign posted.Steep StairsNone.