Attractions

Vindolanda Roman Site - 4.19 miles
Welcome to the North Eastís best day out on Hadrianís Wall. The Vindolanda Charitable Trust bring you two exciting and unmissable tourist attractions dramatically exploring Roman life on the edge of the empire 2000 years ago. Come and enjoy the world famous Vindolanda Writing Tablets, live archaeology in summertime, the exclusive Eagle Eye 3D film and much more all in the heart of beautiful Northumberland National Park and central section of Hadrian's Wall.


Housesteads Roman Fort - 6.15 miles
A fascinating tourist attraction in North East England, Housesteads is the most complete Roman fort in Britain. Set where Hadrianís Wall climbs to the top of a dramatic escarpment, there are some stunning views to enjoy from the walls of this ancient fortress. Imagine how life was for the 800 roman soldiers based here as you wander the remains of the barrack blocks and the commandantís house.