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Historic Site, next open Fri 3 Feb - Sun 31 Dec 2017, free entry

Caister Roman Site

Caister Roman Site

Caister Roman Site

Details

Caister Fort: Partial excavated remains of a Roman 'Saxon Shore' fort, including wall and ditch sections and building foundations. Built around AD 200 for a unit of the Roman army and navy and occupied until the end of the 4th century.

English Heritage PropertyFacilities for educational visitsRegional Tourist Board Member

Guided tours can be arranged.

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Fri 3 Feb - Sun 31 Dec 2017 Mon - Sun 09:00 to 17:00
Open all year at reasonable times during daylight hours

Prices

Free entry

Contact

English Heritage

0870 333 1181

Address

Norwich Road,
Caister On Sea,
Norfolk,
NR30 5JS

Location

Directions

See location of Caister Roman Fort on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 516122  Lat: 52.64996 Long: 1.71871

By Road:
Take the A149 from Great Yarmouth. The site is signposted in Caister-on-Sea,

Facilities

  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member

Guided tours can be arranged.