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Visit Roman Vindolanda today and you will find one of the North East’s most famous and not to be missed tourist attractions lying in the beautiful landscape of Hadrian's Wall Country. Formerly a key military post on the northern frontier of Britain...more
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Vindolanda Vindolanda Bardon Mill, Hexham NE47 7JG, England
+44 1434 344277
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic site with an even better museum. An easy site to visit with flat paths and plenty of information posted along side ruins. Mad enough to visit in December meant 2° , but wind chill factor brought it down to minus figures. Rug up in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Liane L
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Myself and my Husband visited Vindolanda on New Year’s Eve and really enjoyed our selfs. The museum is full of roman artefacts which are from the site itself. A good day out for the family and reasonably priced.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tracy A
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Unlike it's sister museum, which is rubbish, this place is great value and well worth your time. The museum is especially good with 100s of artifacts, nice looking cafe as well. Be aware it's a steep hill from the dig area to the museum so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wazza99
Reviewed December 30, 2018

vindolanda versus visiting Housesteads debate? Purely by chance, my choice to start at Vindolanda meant following the Roman occupation of this area correctly in chronological terms. Helen, the very cheery visitor ambassador at my starting point made it known that Vindolanda in fact predates Housesteads...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here. That said if you aim going here before you do, go visit The Roman Army Museum down the road. It puts this place into context and would make the visit much more worthwhile.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Armgee
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. The history of the place is inspiring. Lots to see in the surrounding countryside.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sheelagh T
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Being a lover of Roman history I could not miss visiting this site whilst holidaying in Northumberland. Great site superb free guided tour extremely informative guide so much history. You can just feel Roman life as you walk round the site, ok its not the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sween63
Reviewed December 9, 2018

If you are remotely interested in Roman History this has to be the very best place ever to visit as it is inspirational seeing the exhibits in the museum is an eye opener , you can spend a hours and hours here and always find...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank josephinedavidson
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Excellent. Fine outside site with good little signs but not great in the wet. Fantastic museum with great exhibits. Well worth a visit. Has an ok cafe and gift shop too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rickzepplin
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Vindolanda is by far my favourite Roman site in the country. I have visited several times over the last twenty years and every time I am enthralled. From the phenomenal new finds throughout the years, to the structures being uncovered, it never fails to amaze...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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July 11, 2018|
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Response from VindolandaTrust | Property representative |
Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum are run by an independent charitable trust. All funds raised from admissions and profit from secondary spend is reinvested in the Museums and assists with the Archaeological program at... More
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Response from Itchyfoot17 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Fran, We went on a guided tour at 10.30am on Saturday 5th May. There was another one on later, maybe at 1pm? The guided tour is included in the admission price, and meets inside the courtyard at the western entrance... More