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    Half Term, Sat 25 Oct - Sun 2 Nov 2014


    Roman pavement

    Roman pavement

    © Canterbury Museums and Galleries
    Roman hypocaust

    Roman hypocaust

    © Canterbury Museums and Galleries
    Roman oil lamp

    Roman oil lamp

    © UKC


    Butchery Lane,
    CT1 2JR

    Events at this Venue

    date event
    Sat 25 Oct - Sun 2 Nov Make a Roman gladius sword
    Sat 1 Nov How to be a Roman soldier


    Investigate evidence for Roman soldiers as you explore the galleries, try on a Roman soldier's uniform in the hands on area and make a cardborad gladius sword to take home. Suitable for families with children age 5 to 12.

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    Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopAccepts groups

    Access to Roman level via lift, then level access throughout museum.

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Sat 25 Oct - Sun 2 Nov 2014 10:00 to 16:00


    Activity included in standard museum admission price:
    Adults £8
    Discounts £6
    All children go free

    Buy souvenirs and tickets



    See location of Canterbury Roman Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: TR 150577  Lat: 51.27873 Long: 1.08139

    The Canterbury Roman Museum is located off the High Street and very near the Cathedral.
    5 minutes walk from the City Centre
    10 minutes walk from Canterbury West
    15 minutes walk from Canterbury East
    10 minutes walk from the City's Park & Ride terminal and bus station.

    Parking: with charge


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

    Access to Roman level via lift, then level access throughout museum.

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