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Roman Alcester Heritage Centre

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Roman Alcester is an exciting  exhibition interpreting and displaying objects from Alcester’s Roman past. Alcester is one of the most investigated Roman small towns in the country, with over 100 archaeological digs in the last 80 years. Recent excavations have revealed much about the area of the Roman town which would have been outside the boundary wall built in the 3rd century AD. Come to Roman Alcester and find out what life was like there in Roman times between the 1st and 4th centuries AD. Look into a reconstruction of an archaeological dig. Handle and sort real Roman finds. See the amazing array of Roman objects found in Alcester. Meet the characters in Roman Alcester’s market place and listen to their stories. Go back in time – try on a Roman tunic! Discover more about Alcester before and after the Roman period. Admission to Roman Alcester is free!

More than 100 archaeological digs over 80 years reveal Alcester was a lively thriving Roman settlement. Explore it all here at the Roman Alcester Heritage Centre.

A wealth of beautiful and fascinating artefacts are always on show. There are plenty of hands-on activities and a regular programme of events for all the family.

Self-guided tours of the museum and town are available.
Volunteer staff are always on hand to tell more stories and histories of the objects.

A great place to start your exploration of this beautiful area of Warwickshire!

Ideal for adult, school and specialist group visits – contact us on 01789 766084 for the best deals.

How to find us
Globe House, Priory Road in the heart of the charming English market town of Alcester, 8 miles west of Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. Access is from M40, M42 and M5 motorways.

Other useful information

OPEN: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 am to 4 pm.

PARKING: 2 spaces reserved for
disabled drivers and ample free
parking nearby.
DISABLED ACCESS and induction loop system provided.

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