Marvellous Monday: Embossing Hadrian's Wall

Create your own piece of Hadrian's Wall

Metal sheets used for embossing and stones


Monday 5 August

Visitor information


11am - 3pm


Museum, Level 4


Free activity. Young people under 22 years and NE28 residents FREE entry. Usual adult charges apply

Make your visit a great value day out by travelling to our venue by Metro. Up to three children aged 11 and under can travel for free on the Metro and the Shields Ferry with a fare-paying adult. Save on adult Metro fares too by using Pop Pay As You Go - prices are capped at £2 for single trips and £4 for all day travel.

Nearest Metro station: Wallsend

About the event

Create your own piece of Hadrian's Wall

Explore our Roman Gallery to look for Roman patterns and Latin names and text. Collect them in your own sketchbook before using them to help you to emboss your own piece of Hadrian’s Wall.

We'd love to see what you make so take a photo, post it on FB and tag us in - @segedunum

Also on Level 4:

Technology Tom

Join Tom to learn about and make various Roman machines and inventions and take home your creation.

Our series of Marvellous Mondays is part of Ways to Play, our award-winning programme of free and low-cost family-friendly activities, in partnership with Tyne and Wear Metro.


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