- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
Arbeia Roman Fort housed a garrison and once guarded the entrance to the River Tyne. The excavated remains, stunning reconstructions of original buildings and finds discovered at the site combine to give a unique insight into life in Roman Britain.
Arbeia also holds regular events throughout the summer, from Roman gladiator training to hands-on family activities.
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available Nearby
Getting There and Contact Information
Baring Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 2BB, England
Click here to visit Arbeia Roman Fort's website
0191 456 1369
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
From 1 April - 1 October 2017
Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 11:00 - 16:00
Free admission, donations are welcome.