The Offensive Romans

When:
March 20, 2017 all-day
2017-03-20T00:00:00+00:00
2017-03-21T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Tweeddale Museum
High St
Peebles, Scottish Borders EH45 8AN
UK

Is Burnswark Hill in Dumfriesshire the site of a Roman training camp or a scene of bloody conflict between invading Romans and the native people of Southern Scotland? This question has puzzled archaeologist since the 18th century.

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund a team of archaeologists carried out a dig in September 2015 using new methods of metal detecting and soil testing. As a result of this research, new evidence is being presented in this exhibition telling the story of Burnswark and the Roman invasion of Scotland.

Tweeddale Museum & Gallery, Chambers Institution,

High Street, Peebles, EH45 8AG

T: 01721 724820

Opening times

Mon 5 January – Sat 16 December

Monday – Friday

10.30am – 12.30pm & 1pm – 4pm

Saturdays 9.30 am – 12.30pm

CLOSED ON SUNDAY

Closed Beltane Saturday 20 June and over Christmas and New Year. Museum & Gallery rooms are closed throughout January.

Linda

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