Vindolanda Trust (Bardon Mill) Reviews
Description:Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum bring history alive. Vindolanda is a fascinating Roman fort and civilian ... more
Vindolanda Trust (Bardon Mill) ... settlement lying just to the south of Hadrian's Wall. The Roman Army Museum, situated beside one of the best preserved sections of the Wall, offers a captivating insight into the garrisons of Hadrian's Wall. Tel: 01434 344277 / Fax: 01434 344060. / Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum bring history alive. Vindolanda is a fascinating Roman fort and civilian settlement lying just to the south of Hadrian's Wall. The Roman Army Museum, situated beside one of the best preserved sections of the Wall, offers a captivating insight into the garrisons of Hadrian's Wall.
Newest Review: ... £15 to become Friends of Vindolanda, if they aren't already. The price of excavation includes an excavator's t-shirt to make you feel very exclusive and important! Volunteers are not provided with accommodation and have to arrange and pay for that themselves, but food bought at the on site cafe is subsidised to an extent and everything else needed for excavation is provided for them so there ... more
Customer Vindolanda Trust (Bardon Mill) Reviews (1)
by - written on 20/05/07 (Very useful, 162 readings)
I've just read Helencb's excellent review on Vindolanda and thought I'd write about my experiences of the site from a slightly different perspective. I was first attracted to the site when I studied archaeology and was looking for a dig to go on. Vindolanda accepts volunteer excavators every year with applications for potential diggers going live on their website www.vindolanda.com round about December every year and no prior excavation experience is required. Vindolanda is located in the small village of Bardon Mill which lies between Haltwhistle and Hexham. Vindolanda itself was constructed before Hadrian's Wall, but is located nearby and both military and ... Read the complete review
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