Birdoswald Roman Fort - English Heritage


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Gilsland
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA8 7DD
England

Birdoswald Roman Fort stands high above a meander in the River Irthing, in one of the most picturesque settings on Hadrian's Wall. A Roman fort, turret and milecastle can all be seen on this excellent stretch of the Wall.

Further information

Opening Hours:

1 April - 30 September 2014 Monday 10:00 - 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00 Thursday 10:00 - 18:00 Friday 10:00 - 18:00 Saturday 10:00 - 18:00 Sunday 10:00 - 18:00 1 October - 2 November 2014 Monday 10:00 - 17:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00 Thursday 10:00 - 17:00 Friday 10:00 - 17:00 Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 3 November 2014 - 15 February 2015 Monday Closed Tuesday Closed Wednesday Closed Thursday Closed Friday Closed Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 16 February - 20 February 2015 Monday 10:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00 Thursday 10:00 - 16:00 Friday 10:00 - 16:00 Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 21 February - 29 March 2015 Monday Closed Tuesday Closed Wednesday Closed Thursday Closed Friday Closed Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

Charges:

Adult £5.60 Child (5-15 years) £3.40 Concession £5.00

Discounts:

  • English Heritage

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services

Facilities:

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Cafeteria
  • Education facilities available
  • Facilities for private functions and events
  • Parking for disabled available
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments
  • Shop
  • Study facilities
  • Toilets for disabled
  • Wheelchair access to some public areas

Services:

  • Events and resources for children and families
  • Pre-booking service for groups
  • Primary school education service available
  • Secondary school education service available

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