UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES
Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.
Parking is located approx 200 metres from the site with room for over 50 cars. Parking charges apply to non-members. Parking free for members.
The café serves a selection of soups, sandwiches, cakes, and hot and cold drinks.
Dogs on a lead allowed outside. Assistance dogs welcome.
The visitor centre has a new exhibition full of hands-on activities. Here you can discover the history of Hadrian's Wall and Birdoswald Roman Fort.
The exhibition provides the perfect introduction to Hadrian's Wall and the history of Birdoswald Roman Fort. There is an intorductory film, artefacts and lot's of hands-on fun for families.
English Heritage welcomes amateur photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures of your visit with us on social media.
If you are looking to use one of our sites for commercial, corporate or professional photography or as a filming location, please contact our filming team as soon as possible to check availability and acquire the relevant permissions and paperwork.
Due to the delicate nature of our sites, 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.