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Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site hosts a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous North West frontier of the mighty Roman Empire.

Watch the exhibition trailer here.

Ten heritage attractions across the length of Hadrian’s Wall are taking part in Hadrian’s Cavalry exhibition from 8 April – 10 September 2017. Visitors to each venue will be able to explore a different aspect of this unique exhibition and see first hand the exceptional group of Roman cavalry objects including ornate helmets, armour and weapons on loan from national and international museums, showcased alongside objects from museums across the Wall. At each museum, there are interactive activities and family friendly events throughout the summer. Find out what you will be able to see at each venue and the spectacular events taking place during Hadrian's Cavalry in the list below.

The venues are Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum | Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum | Great North Museum: Hancock | Chesters Roman Fort and Museum | Housesteads Roman Fort and Museum | Corbridge Roman Town and Museum | Vindolanda | Roman Army Museum | Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery | Senhouse Roman Museum

Click here to order the Hadrian's Cavalry Exhibition Guide priced at £4.99.

Click here for more events and activities happening across the wall all year round. 

Have you been to see our Hadrian's Cavalry exhibition? Let us know what you think by completing an evaluation form and you could win your very own replica helmet.

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7 Aug 2017, 14 Aug 2017, 21 Aug 2017, 28 Aug 2017, 23 Oct 2017

Come along every Monday during school holidays and join in with activit

Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum, Buddle Street, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 6HR
0191 278 4217
2 Sep 2017

Join a line-up of expert speakers for a fascinating day of talks exploring the importance and role of Roman cavalry in Carlisle, along the wall and across the Empire.

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP
01228 618718
7 Aug 2017, 14 Aug 2017, 21 Aug 2017, 28 Aug 2017, 23 Oct 2017

Come along every Monday during school holidays and join in with activit

Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum, Buddle Street, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 6HR
0191 278 4217

30 for 30

To celebrate 30 years of World Hertiage Status, we've put together a list of 30 things to see and do around Hadrian's Wall.



The main funder of Hadrian's Cavalry is the Arts Council England's Museum Resilience Fund.
 

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