Explore the links between the Romans and Bristol. Handle real Roman objects and take part in Roman-themed activities to discover how the Roman Empire influenced the lives of men, women and children.
- Investigate and handle real archaeological material from a Roman villa
- Discover what people ate and the kitchenware they used
- Handle and find out about Roman toys
- Make a Roman-style Bulla or Lunula amulet to take home
- Find out where the ‘Romans’ lived in and around Bristol
Suitable for: Year 3-6
Duration: 1 hour
Group size: Up to 35 pupils – you can book more than one session
We have sessions available from 10.15am.
Planning on having a picnic as part of your visit? FREE use of our lunch room is included in the cost of your session.
Supports Artsmark Award criteria: Pupil Engagement; Range of Offer: Values and Ethos; Local cultural visit; Partnerships.
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Visit Bristol's very own Roman villa!
Discover what 'Roman' life was life by exploring Kings Weston Roman Villa and investigating archaeological evidence of the Romano-British people living in this area during the Roman occupation of Britain.
Open from April to September.