A warm welcome awaits you in the shadow of Hadrian's Wall

Housesteads Roman Fort

Housesteads Roman Fort

Set high on a dramatic escarpment of Hadrian's Wall, with stunning panoramic views, visit Housesteads to imagine how life was for the 800 Roman soldiers based here. Wander the remains of the barrack blocks and hospital, and peer into the oldest toilets you'll ever see. Housesteads is also the starting point for several wonderful walks.

Learn More: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/housesteads-roman-fort-hadrians-wall/