25 Jul 2017 - 10:00am to 2:15pm

Venue: Reading Museum
£5 each


Thousands of spectators would have flocked to the amphitheatre at Silchester to watch animal fights or possibly even gladiators! Join us to make your own conical shield. You can still see the outline of the amphitheatre at Silchester – don’t forget to take your shield with you when you visit.


Ages 5+, Families


1-hour sessions starting at 10am, 11.15am, 1pm & 2.15pm


Pay on the day, drop in*

*Our drop-ins are very popular. Please be aware that we have limited capacity for events in the Museum, particularly during our busy half terms.