Housesteads Roman Fort, Hadrian's Wall
Things to do in Scottish Borders
Description: The most complete Roman fort in Britain, extensively excavated, with the finds displayed in the museum amd visitor centre.
National Trust and English Heritage with Trust
Situation – OS ref: NY 790688
How to get there:
By car: Off the B6318 which runs parallel to and to the north of the A69, Newcastle to Carlisle road. North of Haydon Bridge. Parking. Signposted.
By public transport: Local bus service passes close by.
Seasonal opening details (2005):
All year. Daily except 24th-26th December and 1st January
1st April to 30th September - 10am to 6pm, 1st October to 31st March - 10am to 4pm.
National Trust shop, Information Centre and Refreshment Kiosk. Toilets.
Adult £3.50, Child £1.80, Conc £2.60.
Tel: 01434 344363
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