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Romans & Gladiators

Romans & Gladiators

Chesters Roman Fort and Museum - Hadrian's Wall

Sat 8th Aug 2015 to Sun 9th Aug 2015

11:00am to 5:00pm

This summer holiday, join the armoured ranks of the world famous Ermine Street Guard in their 40th year of Roman re-enactment. Their soldiers will be depicting the Imperial Roman Army as they are put through their training.

Witness the colourful and well-armed Roman soldiers as they practice their combat skills, battle tactics and artillery firepower in a full scale battle with our Roman Gladiators.

Young visitors to Chesters Roman Fort can join in the drill and training with sessions throughout the day.

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