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History: The Romans

Roman Britain


Related books for wider reading:

• The Leopard in the Golden Cage by Julia Edwards

• Across the Roman Wall by Theresa Breslin

• The Eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff

• V-Mail: Letters from the Romans at Vindolanda Fort Near Hadrian's Wall by Katharine Hoare

• A Roman Banquet by Hawys Morgan (Rising Stars Reading Planet)

Places to visit:

• A local Roman site (see Historic England/English Heritage for information)

• Grosvenor Museum, Chester

• Colchester Castle Museum

• British Museum, London

• Museum of London 

• Verulamium Museum, St Albans

• Housesteads Fort, Hexham

• Vindolanda, Hexham

• Aquae Sulis Roman Baths, Bath

• Lullingstone Roman Villa, Eynsford

• National Roman Legion Museum, Newport, Wales


• English Heritage on Hadrian’s Wall: 

• BBC page on Vindolanda: 

• Legacy developments: o o