Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum

It's time to rediscover NewcastleGateshead! Indoor dining is back on the menu. Cinemas and indoor entertainment venues are now open. Indoor attractions are ready to welcome you back. We are doing our best to keep our website updated but we still recommend you check individual business websites directly before you visit. Thank you and visit safely.

Telephone: 01434 344277


We're Good to Go

The measures we have put in place:

  • Visitors are required to pre-book their arrival time and buy tickets in advance. (Only book 1 arrival slot per group visiting).
  • One way systems are in place around the museums, please continue to respect social distancing at all times.
  • Take away food and drinks are available.
  • Toilet facilities are available.

How you can help when visiting us:

  • Remember you need to book for both museums separately, the drive time between the two sites is around 15 minutes.
  • Please leave your pets at home, assistance dogs only allowed on the site.
  • Car parks are for the use of museum visitors only.

Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum is currently closed.

Visit the Vindolanda Trust website for more information about the new measures and how to visit Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum.

Roman Vindolanda is regarded as the most exciting archaeological site in Europe with its wealth of archaeological remains and ongoing excavations. Fans of Roman history must visit Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum - which are central to the Hadrian's Wall experience. Discover what life was like when Hadrian and his army lived in the North East and explore the Roman heritage site surrounded by rugged Northumberland countryside. Both the museums are a great day out for history fans and heritage seekers as well as a family-friendly day out in the countryside.

The Vindolanda Trust is an independent archaeological charitable trust, founded in 1970 which celebrated its 50th birthday in 2020.

Useful Information

Opening Hours

Vindolanda plans to reopen 17 May 2021. Tickets and booking slots will be released only once this date has been confirmed by the government.

Telephone: 01434 344277


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