Roman May Day Market

Our annual Roman May Day event

Historical man shows boy how to use bow


Friday 8 May

Visitor information

10am – 3pm

Kids under 16 always go free

Adults *£5.95, concession *£3.95
Adult Season Ticket *£14, concessions *£10
* Ticket price includes voluntary donation


Join us on May Day Bank Holiday (don't forget it's Friday this year) for a terrific family day out on Rome's most northernly frontier. 

  • Browse the Roman market and get hands-on with craft activities 
  • Meet Roman characters like Domina the slave mistress and her troop of proud slave gladiators - watch in awe as they take each other on in hand-to-hand combat
  • Have a go at archery guided by our skilled archers 
  • Enjoy exploring the most excavated fort along Hadrian's Wall

With the The Historical Combat Company.