Verulamium Museum is open and we look forward to welcoming you. To ensure the safety of all our visitors and staff, we have a pre-booking system in place.
Follow the link below to reserve your time-slot for entry (we are releasing tickets about 2 weeks in advance at the moment). Please note that admission charges do still apply to non-residents and you will be required to pay admission when you arrive at the museum (residents of St Albans District can enter for free with proof of address). For details on admission charges please click on Opening times + cost to the right.
The Museum of everyday life in Roman Britain
Built on the site of one of the largest Roman cities in Britain, Verulamium Museum is filled with ancient treasures and some of the finest mosaics outside of the Mediterranean.
Bring the entire family and explore the wonders of Roman life, immerse yourself in recreated Roman rooms and admire the craftsmanship of the intricate large-scale mosaics on display. You can also see recent discoveries such as the Sandridge Hoard, a collection of 159 Roman gold coins.
In addition to hands-on discovery areas for younger visitors, the museum also provides a selection of free activity sheets for children and dressing up clothes are available on weekends and school holidays.
After your visit to Verulamium Museum you can explore remains of the Roman town in Verulamium Park. Directly outside the museum you can visit the Roman Hypocaust, and if you venture a little further, you can see visit the Roman Theatre and see the Roman city walls too.
Today, Verulamium Park boasts a lovely lake, plenty of wildlife, and children's play areas.