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Chesters Roman Fort

Chollerford | Humshaugh, Hexham NE46 4EU, England
+44 1434 681379
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“roman fort” (57 reviews)
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Chollerford | Humshaugh, Hexham NE46 4EU, England
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+44 1434 681379
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"bath house"
in 85 reviews
"english heritage"
in 55 reviews
"roman fort"
in 57 reviews
"hadrian's wall"
in 99 reviews
"north tyne"
in 15 reviews
"visited chesters"
in 11 reviews
"lovely site"
in 7 reviews
"tea room"
in 20 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 37 reviews
"small museum"
in 27 reviews
"on site"
in 28 reviews
"information boards"
in 20 reviews
"underfloor heating"
in 8 reviews
"guide book"
in 13 reviews
"tea shop"
in 7 reviews
"cakes"
in 12 reviews
"on display"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is probably the best preserved Roman Fort on Hadrian's Wall, mostly because the walls are pretty much intact, although only a few feet high but they easily allow the imagination to 'see' how the layout would have been. If possible take advantage of one...More

Thank Cliff J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly informative and very helpful staff. Dog friendly with water bowls and entry into all areas Excellent museum and shop Historic England sites are all similar and a pleasures to visit Join today

Thank Douglas N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another interesting part of the Hadrian’s wall. Lots of information and everything well laid out. Good valu3 for money.

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The site itself is ok but there are many better options examples of Roman remains elsewhere. But the museum is excellent and would be worth a visit in its own right.

1  Thank Jeremy W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a big site but well worth the visit Only 15 minutes walk from the George Hotel. Great collection of Roman carved stone work.

1  Thank 9boz
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome setting with an array of Roman remains. Having a wander around the 2000 year old settlement was brilliant.

Thank Deborah P
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is another place to visit if you are interested in the Romans in the North of England Plenty of ruins to see and a description of what was where when you are walking around the site

Thank Gary N
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Went with a tourist guide so this made it all the more interesting but it was a great visit. There is plenty to see although all foundations only and it all wants explaining to appreciate it all fully. The location and area is spectacular and...More

1  Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Chesters because it was local to where we were staying and we could build the visit into a walk. We walked from our holiday accommodation in Warden along the cycle path to Hexham, (about an hour). Having stopped for tea and cake in...More

Thank joods67
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic Roman site with baths and living accommodation. A great place to learn more about the Roman Empire in North England.

Thank Graham S
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Lynn D
10 July 2017|
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Response from Paul N | Reviewed this property |
Honest answer is not sure you would need to ring.
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Debbie P
24 February 2017|
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Response from Anon_Bristol_12 | Reviewed this property |
A bit late replying, but I'd choose Chesters for the reasons given above. As well as being beautiful and sheltered, the site museum is full (and I mean full!) of wonderful sculptures that are worth the visit alone. Another... More
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