Chesters Roman Fort is the most complete Roman cavalry fort in Britain - wander around the unusually well-preserved baths and steam room, and the officers' quarters. Discover an amazing collection of Roman objects and inscriptions in the Clayton Museum, re-launched in 2016.
Whilst relaxing in English Heritage's most tranquil Fort, taste the Tearoom treats inside Chesters Tearoom.
A family trail, 'Chesters Takeover' will catapult you back in time. Become a Commander, Musician, Trooper or Messenger as you explore the Fort, picturesquely located by the North Tyne river.
Each year, English Heritage hosts a range of lively events aimed at bringing the story of Chesters Roman Fort to life. Find out more.
Weekends: 10am - 4pm
Adult: £6.20, Child (5 - 15 years): £3.70, Concession: £5.60, Family £16.10 Free to English Heritage Members
Train access: Hexham - 6.5 milesBus access: Stagecoach AD122 Carlisle-Hexham (June-Sept, plus Sun. Apr, May and Oct)Tyne Valley/Timberlays 880/2 from Hexham station to within half a mile.