Hadrian’s Wall, the UNESCO world heritage site is the frontier of the Roman Empire. The frontier extended for 80 roman miles and covers many landscapes. Segedunum was the first fort on the wall, so why not visit it first? The fort is home to fantastic reconstructions of the Roman way of life - such as a section of the wall which can be viewed and walked along and a museum that brings the Roman world to life. You will be able to step into the Roman world and learn about this fantastic, ruthless but creative culture that conquered much of the known world. The fort was home to the mixed cavalry and infantry unit of troops from France- the fourth cohort of Lingones. It was their job to defend the river and to ensure that the frontiers wild Britons were policed. Your guide will explain and share the stories that the fort has and give you an insight into Roman life at the Northern frontier of the Empire. The tour can be booked at 10:00 am or 2 pm.
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Stop At: Segedunum Roman Fort and Museum, 2 Buddle Street, Wallsend NE28 6EH England
Discover the Roman fort of Segedunum on this two-hour walking tour.
Duration: 2 hours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Due to COVID-19 we ask all customers to maintain social distancing as per the United Kingdom Government guidelines. · We ask customers to wear a face covering inside buildings. · Your guide will not shake your hand during the tour for mutual safety.
- Tour guide
- Admission ticket
- Entry/Admission - Segedunum Roman Fort and Museum
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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