Binchester Roman Fort

From £3.00
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 8DJ

Tel: +44 01388 663089

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per ticket type
Child£3.00 per ticket type
Concession£4.00 per ticket type

Under 4's free. *Please note* Event days: Adults £7.00, Concessions - £6.00, Children - £5.00.


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Recent Reviews:

  • 2010mustang
    Cheshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Definitely worth seeing
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th November 2018
    Not easy to get to as the road from town is closed to due it collapsing and therefore had to go the long way round, about 4 miles each way, However, it was definitely worth it as although they are... Read full review
  • SaraBourque
    Towanda, Illinois
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Sort of worth the visit
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th November 2018
    I enjoyed visiting Binchester, but the ticket price was a bit steep for what you see in there. I wouldn't want to pay for entire family to see it. I was there on a nice day with good weather and I... Read full review
  • coupescoupe
    Coventry, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Brilliant guided tour at Binchester fort
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th November 2018
    We arrived in November and the fort looked closed, which was a blow to my friends who had travelled from the USA! But we ended up getting a guided tour by Julienne which was very insightful... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

Group Travel

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Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Access Information

Opening Times

Throughout October & Autumn Half-Term (1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)
Monday - Sunday11:00 - 16:30

* Open throughout October 2018 and Half- term 11:00 to 16.30.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The fort is approximately 1.5 miles north of Bishop Auckland. It is signposted from the A690 Durham - Crook road, from the A688 Spennymoor - Bishop Auckland road and from Bishop Auckland Town Centre.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Bishop Auckland Station.

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