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Verulamium Museum

Saint Michael's Street, St. Albans AL3 4SW, England
01727 751810
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Ranked #4 of 20 Attractions in St. Albans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

I took rny two children (8 and 5) to this Museum yesterday for an afternoon visit. this place has plenty of parking spaces. the admission prices are very reasonable. the two children were given an I-spy work sheet to use on there way around, I did offer them some help with this. there are some interactive things for them to... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Verulamium Museum St Albans is easily accessible by foot (20 mins) from St Albans Railway Station, and is well signposted from the town centre. It is a very well presented museum which successfully exhibits the town's famous Roman heritage and has many important archaeological artefacts in well lit and modern surroundings. Upon entry a number of video presentations provide the... More

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Well worth a visit if you're interested in history. St Albans is an historic Roman Town the museum has many examples of roman remains. Well set out with easy parking.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Wouldn't go out of my way to visit, but I enjoyed my time there with abroad visitors. Short and sweet, and cheap. Beautiful mosaic collection and entertaining daily life items on display.

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Hook, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Have being going here since i was a kid at school and never tire of the place. It is informative, interesting and a good size for kids. The quizzes keep it fun and sometimes they dress up and have volunteer guides.

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London, UK
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48 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our 10 year old son visited the Verulamium museum on a school trip and found it so interesting that he wanted to go back. We took him and his brother one weekend. The parking was a bit difficult as it was a warm day and the adjacent park was busy so the car park was full. The museum is quite... More

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Perth
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We arrived at St Albans and headed to the ruins of the Verulamium. Whilst there is not much left of the ruins you can clearly see the size and perspective of the place as well as artist impressions of how it may have looked. The museum was a short walk away and was very interesting, some great exhibits on show... More

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Lovely museum which is very well presented. Much more there than anticipated. Artefacts laid out well with informative texts and some videos and interactive items.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Nice little museum with some very good quality Roman items, especially the mosaics. The exhibits are displayed in a number of themed "rooms" off a central space, which makes them very easy to understand in their original context. It's very much geared up as an educational resource for schools, right down to the school changing room style clothes pegs and... More

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Rockhampton, Australia
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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Absolutely fascinating with Roman artifacts and mosaics. All exhibits and scenes well presented and easy to follow. Great for young children and adults alike.

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