Reprinted fron the St Albans and Hertfordshire Architectural and Archaeological Society"s Transactions, 1934.
page note 1 R. Grove Lowe, A Description of the Roman Theatre at Verulamium, St. Albans Architectural Society, page note 2 There seems to have been some excavation on the site in A proposal to open up a part of the buildings for the British Archaeological Association in did not materialize ( by: Verulamium was a town in Roman was sited in the southwest of the modern city of St Albans in Hertfordshire, Great Britain.A large portion of the Roman city remains unexcavated, being now park and agricultural land, though much has been built upon. The ancient Watling Street passed through the city. Much of the site and its environs is now classed as a Coordinates: 51°45′00″N 0°21′14″W . Book tickets; Select Page. Roman Theatre Festival. St Albans | June and July Welcome to the first ever Roman Theatre Festival! OVO is delighted to present an eclectic month long programme of theatre and music in the beautiful and atmospheric surroundings of the Roman Theatre of Verulamium. The Roman Theatre at Verulamium, St Albans The Roman Theatre of Verulamium, St Albans The theatre was built close to the site of an earlier water shrine and was linked to two temples dedicated to Romano-British gods: one stood immediately behind the theatre and the other on the opposite side of the river a short distance outside the town.
The Roman Theatre of Verulamium is unique. Built in about AD it is the only example of its kind in Britain, being a theatre with a stage rather than an Amphitheatre. Initially, the arena would have been used for anything from religious processions and dancing, to wrestling, armed combat and wild beast shows. Verulamium Museum is open: Sun - Sun - ; Mon - Sat - ; Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund/5(). We recommend booking Roman Theatre of Verulamium tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Roman Theatre of Verulamium tours on Tripadvisor4/5(42). Get this from a library! The Roman theatre at Verulamium (St. Albans), a reconstruction,. [Anthony William George Lowther].
Book your tickets online for Roman Theatre of Verulamium, St Albans: See 42 reviews, articles, and 38 photos of Roman Theatre of Verulamium, ranked No on Tripadvisor among 52 attractions in St Albans.4/5(42). The Roman Theatre at Verulamium (St. Albans): A Reconstruction [Lowther, Anthony W. G.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Roman Theatre at Verulamium (St. Albans): A ReconstructionAuthor: Anthony W. G. Lowther. For best results, use the customized Trip Planning Widget for Roman Theatre of Verulamium on your has all the advantages mentioned above, plus users to your site can conveniently access it directly on your site. Visitors to your site will appreciate you offering them help with planning their vacation. English Life, Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Guide to the site. Includes plans, renovation, illustrations, bibliography, etc. 16p. The Roman theatre at St Albans, Hertfordshire, England is an excavated site within the Roman wall.