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.



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • CockneyBrum
    Worcestershire, United Kingdom
    Time Team Discovery
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th August 2019
    We spent an interesting couple of hours here, taking a look at what's been uncovered by TV's 'Time Team'. The more recent work being carried out here was also worth the trip across the field. The... Read full review
  • Steve_Ellwood_13
    Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
    August 2019 Visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 7th August 2019
    Paid a visit to the Roman Fort of Binchester on Sunday 4th August 2019 and were met at reception by a pleasant lady who confidently gave us information on the Fort. Entrance charge was £5 which I... Read full review
  • Bubblefish77
    Trip Type:
    Heritage open day
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th September 2019
    After a short drive from the centre of Bishop Auckland we arrived at the site of Binchester Roman Fort. The site itself is vast however what is actually excavated is less so, however it is... Read full review



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

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (1 Apr 2019 - 31 Oct 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30

* Open every day from 1 April until 31 Oct 10.00 – 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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