Post-16 Education

Adult Learners, Communities, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 & 4, Post-16 Education

Explorer pack - for Amphitheatre and Barracks

National Roman Legion Museum

This replica Roman satchel contains instructions, information and objects designed to help your group understand how the Romans used the amphitheater and barracks. Objects include Roman coins, caltrops and sponges on sticks. 

The satchel can be borrowed in exchange for a deposit (credit card/ cheque / £30 cash).

You can download the instructions to read through before your visit below.

Duration: 1 hour
Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 & 4, Post-16 Education

Walking with Romans

National Roman Legion Museum

Experience the Amphitheatre, Barracks and Baths with your own Roman guide. Find out what life was like in the fortress nearly 2,000 years ago.

 

Dates: 8-12 June 2015
Cost: Led by Museum staff - £47 for up to 15 pupils, £77 for up to 35. Free for some schools (see booking information).
Key Stage 3 & 4, Post-16 Education

Weapons and Armour!

National Roman Legion Museum

Discover what life was like for a soldier in the Roman army. In this visit to

our reconstructed barrack room a costumed facilitator will show you the weapons

and armour that the Romans used to fight off the Celts. Pupils also dress-up in

replica children’s armour.

Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Led by Museum staff - £27 for up to 15 pupils, £42 for up to 35. Free for some schools (see booking information).