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Corbridge Roman Town Review

The foundations of this important Roman garrison town (the farthest north in the entire Roman Empire) are brought to life with a lively audio commentary, plus occasional reenactments during the summer. The small museum houses the Corbridge Hoard, a surprisingly well-preserved collection of tools and personal possessions left behind by Roman soldiers in the 2nd century. The site is often closed in bad weather, so call ahead.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Corchester La., Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5NT
  • Phone: 01434/632–349
  • Cost: £5
  • Hours: Apr.–Sept., daily 10–5:30; Oct.–early Nov., daily 10–4; early Nov.–Mar., weekends 10–4
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  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Updated: 06-10-2013

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