the museum is home to a huge variety of artefacts from the town’s Roman roots.
Cirencester was home to the largest Roman settlement in Britain, so the Corinium Museum is good place to check out.
The Corinium Museum is located at the heart of Cirencester, the ‘Capital of the Cotswolds’. Our principal collection consists of the highly significant finds from the Roman town of Corinium. However, the museum today is much more than that, taking you on a journey through time and charting the…
The most amazing museum on Roman Britain. Cirencester was the capital and known back then as Corinium.
Corinium is the Latin name for Cirencester. If you take a look at the map, you can see the Roman roads like spoke in a wheel with Cirencester as the hub showing how important the town was. The museum is right in the centre so if you're not into visiting the shops (like me), its a great alternative
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