• The Romans in London
  • The Romans in London
  • The Romans in London
  • The Romans in London
  • The Romans in London

The Romans in London

The Romans in London

Service Pack: Core Service

Subject: Art Design English History

Exploring London's Roman Legacy - LGfL's comprehensive new resource for all Key Stages about Roman London.

High quality video resources include:

  • Gladiatorial battle re-enactments
  • The major Roman remains in the City of London including:
    • The Roman city wall at St Alphege Gardens and Tower Hill
    • The Roman Amphitheatre at the Guildhall Art Gallery
    • The Roman Fort Gate at London Wall
    • The Roman House and Baths at Billingsgate
    • The Roman Temple of Mithras at Queen Victoria Street
  • Replicas and real artefacts uncovered from archaeological discoveries in London

High resolution images

  • High resolution photographs courtesy of Museum of London Picture Library and Museum of London Archaeology
  • Reconstructions of what Roman London might have looked like, maps and images of artefacts courtesy of Museum of London Picture Library

The resources are structured into the following sections

  • The Roman invasion and the army
  • Boudica & the growth of Roman settlements in the London area
  • Everyday life
  • Baths & entertainment
  • Religion
  • Transport, trade & industry

Interactive Map of Roman find sites

The resource also features an interactive map of Roman London – with Googlemaps integration and Streetview showing the major Roman find sites. This simple tool allows any child in any location in London to explore the Roman Legacy wherever they live or go to school.

Access to Learning Resources both in and away from school site is freely available with a TRUSTnet Core Service subscription.


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  • Downloading and re–editing of video resources
  • Republishing of any video material in a different hosting environment or format
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  • Removal of any content-provider branding embedded within licensed resources
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