The Northeast Sights

Corbridge Roman Town

  • Corchester La. Map It
  • Corbridge
  • Historic District/Site
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's 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 sometimes closed in bad weather, so call ahead.

Sight Information

Address:

Corchester La., Corbridge, Northumberland, NE45 5NT, England

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Phone:

01434-632–349

Sight Details:

  • £5.70
  • Apr.–Sept., daily 10–5:30; Oct.–early Nov., daily 10–4; early Nov.–Mar., weekends 10–4

Published 08/18/2015

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