Richborough Roman Fort and Amphitheatre

Things to see and do

What you need to know

We've made some changes to help keep you safe, and things might be a little different when you visit. Here's everything you need to know.

  • Do we need to Book?

    You don’t need to book your ticket in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit.

    If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket is still free

    Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.

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  • How are you keeping us safe?

    Our staff are still working hard to keep everyone safe. We’re continuing with enhanced cleaning and you’ll find hand sanitiser stations on site. Our staff are continuing to wear a face covering in our busy areas and indoor spaces, and we encourage you to do the same. You can also help us keep you and other visitors safe by not visiting if you have symptoms or have been asked to self-isolate.

    You can visit our reopening page for information on general safety measures we've taken to help keep you safe.

    General Safety Information

  • Do I need to wear a face covering?

    Our staff are continuing to wear a face covering in our busy areas and indoor spaces, and we encourage you to do the same.

    Face coverings are available to purchase in the Richborough Roman Fort gift shop.

Roman Defences

Admire the features revealed by the excavation of Richborough Roman Fort, including impressive encircling ditches and defences.

Explore Roman Ruins

The mighty walls of Richborough Roman Fort and surviving foundations of buildings speak of the impressive size and scale of this once bustling Roman settlement.

Walk to the Amphitheatre

Take the short walk from the fort to explore the impressive remains of a Roman Amphitheatre.

Roman Artefacts

Roman artefacts uncovered during the excavation of Richborough are displayed at the site's museum. 

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