Northwich Roman Day

From the Northwich Guardian
Big Roman Day

1:00pm Sunday 10th August 2008

By Vivien Kandel »

DISCOVER life in Roman Northwich at an event taking place at the salt museum on Wednesday.

Visitors to the museum in London Road will be able to see artefacts including Roman salt pans, jewellery, coins, pottery and a rare Roman cavalry helmet, all of which were found in Northwich.

Living history activities will help bring these remains to life which inlcude a Roman soldier telling tales of his life and a demonstration from a gladiator.

Children’s activities will include making mosaic pictures and clay models to take away.

The activities will run from 10am to 4pm.