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Hadrian's wall is spread out all the way across to the west coast. Starting at Wallsend. If you... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
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Since Hadrian's Wall stretched the with of England, there are many places you can visit its ruins... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Hadrian's wall is spread out all the way across to the west coast. Starting at Wallsend. If you have the time head to South Shields and see the fort there as it is well worth the visit. Ruins are sporadic especially around Newcastle and heading...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 422iana
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Since Hadrian's Wall stretched the with of England, there are many places you can visit its ruins. We saw the piece that was associated with Segedunum, with a small section of original Wall and a short piece of reconstructed wall. Really amazing to see it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Peter Carney, a former history teacher, gives private tours of Hadrian's Wall and the surrounding area. Peter has in-depth knowledge of the Wall and is willing to tailor his tour and itinerary to your interests and the time you have available. We had a group...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Rosanna H
Reviewed June 22, 2018

This was our first visit to Hadrian's Wall and we were keen to visit the Roman forts, especially Vindolanda and Housesteads. We discovered the perfect way to see as much as possible in a short time. The Hadrian's Wall Country Bus AD122 (named for the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
10  Thank mairekennedybooks
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Highly recommended - 5 day self guided walking tour - booked through Macs Adventures "Highlights of Hadrian's Wall". This 5 day history walk gave me so much context to reading I've done over the years. Mac Adventures were a dream to deal with - the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This place stretches across Northern England virtually coast to coast and separated the Roman's from the Scots/Celts/Norsmen etc 2000 years ago. It's truly inspiring to climb on and scramble over and just suck in that history. Men and women died here, fought over these walls....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank rmcalcott
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Hadrian’s Wall is an underrated and under serviced ancient historical site in terms of excursions and tours. It’s the largest Roman artifact in the world. Extending 72 miles sea to sea in northern England. Ordered to be built in AD 122 by the Emperor Hadrian...More

Date of experience: September 2017
7  Thank Pickering0
Reviewed August 13, 2017

A little bleak day but there were heaps of people together with dogs out walking. We enjoyed our walk around the main visitor centre and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from Pickering0 | Reviewed this property |
You can, but there is a lot of walking and climbing involved in Housesteads and Chester Fort to see the ruins and to see the collection of Roman artifacts in the mini-museums each place provides. If you just want a taste of... More