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Verulamium Museum

St. Michaels Street, St Albans AL3 4SW, England
+44 1727 751810
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every day life in a roman home for rich and servant

Great things for the little ones to do and see A well kept museum the story of Verulanium for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dawn S
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St Albans, United Kingdom
Fantastic Museum!

Verulamium was one of Britain's largest Roman communities in the first century CE, and as such, it... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Teledawg
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Portland, Maine
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St. Michaels Street, St Albans AL3 4SW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great things for the little ones to do and see A well kept museum the story of Verulanium for young and old to enjoy Good chance for the little ones to dress up

Thank Dawn S
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Verulamium was one of Britain's largest Roman communities in the first century CE, and as such, it offers a rich site for archeological discovery. The Verulamium Museum is tucked into a corner of the Verulamium Park in St. Albans. It is a fantastic little museum,...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Interesting visit although some areas quite dim . it was full of young school children on a trip so quite noisy and disruptive for us. Lots of interactive things for the children. lots of parking although think many people parking there were walking tinto St...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This museum is well worth the small hike up to it from the centre of town. There are a few cases displaying artefacts of the tribe that lived in this area before the Romans arrived, and were already highly influenced by Roman culture. The main...More

Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit! Great little museum full of beautiful mosaics, wall paintings and artifacts. Well presented and plenty to see. We had about 45mins which was just about enough at a rush around but I’d recommend more like an hour. Very good shop, just...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

The stories that can be told - to a group that thought there's little history in the town - were remarkable.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I teach Latin to A level and my children are 4 and 12 and we all loved it and learnt a lot. Just enough information but so well presented and with many more items available to view. Fantastic and a must visit! I recommend you...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

As a local resident I have visited the museum several times. There is always something new to spot that I’ve previously missed! Very interesting artifacts and knowledgable staff. The museum is very clean and well kept. The gift shop is well stocked and well priced....More

Thank nik1971
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Had a wander around the museum after visiting the Abbey and although small, was packed full of artifacts. Very interesting.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The Verulamium Museum dates back to the 1930s, but was extended and a new entrance etc added in the 1990’s. This is probably the best museum of Roman history in England (and certainly lot better than other Roman Museums I have visited in Europe and...More

Thank Andrew081
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Karen K
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Hi Karen K - huge apologies for the delay - we have had trouble accessing our TripAdvisor account to respond. I realise this is too late for you now, but we are usually open Easter Sunday - you can always call the museum on... More
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Meryl A
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Hi Meryl A - many apologies for the delay - we have had trouble accessing our TripAdvisor account to respond. A bit late for you now - but our opening hours and lots more details are all available on our website which is... More
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