TEL: 01305 262735

Saturday 22nd September 2018 until Saturday 29th September 2018

From 11:00 until 14:00

Meet: Dorset County Museum High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1XA

Roman Tours of Dorchester

Walk in the footsteps of Romans this summer and discover Dorchester’s hidden past

This Summer visitors will have the opportunity to meet the Roman reenactors from Cohors I Durotrigum and be guided round some of the historic sites of Roman Dorchester ‘Durnovaria’

On the tour you will:

  • Stroll along Dorchester’s Roman town defences and see a section of Roman Wall

  • Visit the Roman Town House, the only example of a fully exposed Roman Town House in the country

  • Entry to the Museum to see our current exhibition ‘All Roads lead to Durnovaria’ and a live archaeological dig.

There will be two tours beginning at the Dorset County Museum one at 11am and also at 1pm 

Places are limited to 20 on these tours so booking is advised. Please note if heavy rain is forecast then talks or demonstrations will be held in the Museum or cancelled. Check website of facebook page for updates

Tours cost just £8 Adult and £4 Children and the ticket also includes entry to the Museum on the day. 

Tickets are available online below or at the Museum by calling  01305 262735 


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