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Roman Britain

Resources to support teachers, parents and pupils
Classics, English, History, Romans, Storytelling

If your pupils are studying the Roman Empire and its impact on Britain and/or Local History, our Roman Britain resources are the perfect support to your lesson planning.

Our resources are designed to help your pupils learn, whether they are in the classroom or at home.

Some resources were created during lockdown and are specifically designed for those pupils learning at home. They will also support and complement a visit.

If you are planning to visit the Royal Armouries in Leeds check out our Roman Rule: Boudicca’s Revolt Workshop or if you plan to visit Fort Nelson near Portsmouth check out our The Romans are coming! Workshop.

Download the Roman Britain Teacher Notes KS2 (pdf, 255 KB) for helpful information and tips.


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Time Travel Radio

Tina the time traveller has landed at Hadrian’s Wall in the year 122 AD and is interviewing a very special guest, Tiberius the soldier! Listen to the radio show below to learn all about the wall, the life of Tiberius and some very bad Roman themed jokes.

Download the transcript for “Time Travel Radio – Roman edition” (Word, 20KB)

Photo Bank

All the below images are from our collection and will enhance students visual understanding of Roman Britain and the Roman Empire. Hover over the image to reveal more information, including a link to further information and more images of the object.

You are more than welcome to use the images in your lessons and other non-commercial education. If in doubt, please see our Copyright Policy (pdf, 93 KB) or contact our licencing team.


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Email address

Postal address

Education Team
Royal Armouries Museum
LS10 1LT
United Kingdom

Learning packs and resources

Roman Rule Home Learners Pack (pdf, 2 MB)

Roman Britain Teacher Notes KS2 (pdf, 255 KB)

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