Museum Workshop

Medicus - Roman Medicine

Herbal remedies, amputations and horse-hair stitches are all treatments performed by the Roman doctor. Find out about Roman medicine and the role that the gods played in healing the sick in this interactive role-play session. Led by a costumed facilitator.


Duration: 45 minutes
Dates: 6 Nov - 1 Dec 2023 & 8 Jan - 16 Feb 2024
Cost: Led by Museum staff - £40 for up to 15 pupils, £60 for up to 35. Free for some schools (see booking information).


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National Roman Legion Museum

Booking information

To make a booking and talk to someone about this session phone (029) 2057 3546 or email