summer season of events at the Roman circus centre: 2017

*** The summer season of special events to come at the Roman Circus Centre 2017


* Every Saturday tours of the circus centre and the whole circus site with trained Blue Badge guides starting in the Centre at 12 noon and 1.00pm every Saturday until and including Saturday September 30th. Tours last just under an hour. £3 (for development funds) per person, accompanied children under 16 free. Booking not necessary.

  • Remaining talks at the Roman Circus Centre in our Talks on a Monday Afternnon series:

Monday 18th September: Trust archaeologist Adam Wightman will continue the Trust’s programme of four talks with an illustrated talk –
‘Ancient DIY’.
The session will include finds handling.

Monday 25th September: Trust director and senior archaeologist Philip Crummy will conclude the Trust’s programme of four talks with an illustrated talk –
‘The secret truth about Boudicca’
Boudicca was the queen of the British Iceni tribe and she led the ‘Boudican revolt’ against the Roman occupation of Britain in AD 61, when the Roman towns of St Albans, London and Colchester were burned to the ground… (We can’t reveal here what the secret is!)

Admission £2 per person. No booking necessary.
Free car-parking spaces (and the Butt Road P&D car-park is a few minutes’ walk away). The Roman circus visitor centre is wheelchair-accessible.
*** Light refreshments will be available to purchase here between 12.30 pm and 4.00 pm on the days of the talks.


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