This handy tool suggests activities with English Heritage for every day of the summer holiday.

The School Holidays Planner is also available to download.

Here are some of English Heritage’s summer highlights on for events on Hadrian’s Wall:

New for 2015: Hadrian’s Wall Live, 3-6 Sep

8 events, 4 locations, 2 battles, 4 days, 1 epic festival

English Heritage’s new blockbuster event on Hadrian’s Wall is set to bring Hadrian’s Wall to life with large scale battles, comedy, Roman authors, drone photography and more!

Book tickets before 1 August and receive an early bird discount.

Daily activities:

‘Archaeology Detectives’ at Chesters Roman Fort

‘How to be a Roman Soldier’ at Birdoswald Roman Fort


‘A Soldier’s Life’ at Housesteads Roman Fort

8&9 Aug: ‘Romans & Gladiators’ at Chesters Roman Fort – book now

30&31 Aug: ‘From Redcoat to Khaki’ at Carlisle Castle – book now

Behind the scenes events:

‘Roman Finds Workshops’ with Frances McIntosh, Corbridge Roman Town – booking required

‘The Story of Corbridge Roman Town’ tours with Graeme Stobbs, Corbridge Roman Town – booking required

Here’s to a sunny and busy 2015 season in Hadrian’s Wall Country!