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Segedunum

2 Buddle Street, Wallsend NE28 6HR, England
+44 191 236 9347
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An excellent museum

Both the museum and Roman excavations were a pleasure to visit. The museum was suitable for both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BJN3
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Kent
Take a trip back to Roman times

This museum is unusual as there is a main road that runs through the middle of it. At £5.95... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HolidayForUs
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Bath, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“viewing tower” (17 reviews)
“roman fort” (27 reviews)
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2 Buddle Street, Wallsend NE28 6HR, England
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+44 191 236 9347
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Both the museum and Roman excavations were a pleasure to visit. The museum was suitable for both children and adults as it has exhibits to interest all. There was a wonderful activities room for the children which would be excellent for visiting school groups. We...More

Thank BJN3
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is unusual as there is a main road that runs through the middle of it. At £5.95 entrance fee, it is not the cheapest of museums, but we had a reduction as part of the museum (the bath house) was closed. Our visit...More

Thank HolidayForUs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited with my family and to be honest I felt It could be more interesting for the younger children. I think its batter for teens and above.

Thank carl s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here on many occasions - sometimes as an individual or at other times with parties of school children. Plenty to see and do. You realise how advanced the Romans were in some aspects of life and so primitive in other ways -...More

Thank Isabel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is where I ended my Hadrian's Wall Path walk. Excellent and informative museum. Comfortable coffee shop but average quality food and coffee. Nothing much really to keep you here. But the museum is a must to visit if your to have a better understanding...More

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed my day, easy to get to, right beside the metro and bus station. Viewing gallery was great, you could see on a screen how the area had evolved across the ages. Wish i could go back in time and see how it was run,...More

Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from west to east. The last 10 miles through Newcastle is a bit of an anticlimax. However segedunum made up for it. The staff were great and the cafe was nice. The museum is really good and the ruins are very interesting. All...More

Thank DerbyDave1982
Reviewed 22 July 2017

An enjoyable visit with welcoming staff and clear signage and exhibit notes, The Roman Cavalry exhibit was really informative and showed the extent of the Roman Empire. The view from Tower is very good and a good way to view the fort. We gave it...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Segedunum makes a lot of not very much. The site's pretty much just the outlines of the fort's foundations. The displays are pretty good - very interesting (if needing repair), and the staff are friendly and helpful. The cafe was closed when I visited. The...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth a day trip. This is the site of the fort at the start if Hadrian 's wall. There is a large viewing platform to see over the site and at the same time you can see the industrial side if the Tyne. The...More

Thank dannymcq
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hermiony199510
8 March 2017|
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Response from TyneandWearMuseums | Property representative |
Hi, No we do not have a confirmed re-opening dates for the bath house at the moment. It is still closed for essential maintenance. Best wishes - Geoff Woodward, Museum Manager.
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