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Roman Roadshow: Devon County Show

Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Queen Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3RX

Tel: 01392 265858

Roman Roadshow: Devon County Show


Billed as Devon's Big Day Out, the County Show fills fields with stalls showcasing rural life and work alongside opportunities for shopping, entertainment and food-tasting. Drop by RAMM's tent for a hands-on, interactive experience of the largest Roman hoard - 22,888 coins - ever found in Devon, at Seaton Down.

Westpoint -  EX5 1DJ

9am to 6.30pm

For ticket prices and information: T 01392 446000. 

About the Seaton Down Hoard

The Seaton Down Hoard was discovered in November 2013, and have recently been purchased by RAMM. Around AD348, the coins were buried, probably by a private individual or soldier for safe-keeping. They provide a fascinating glimpse into the world of 4th-century Roman Britain. Thanks to a number of donations and grants, the Seaton Down Hoard has been purchased for the benefit of the people of Devon and Exeter and for future generations.

Work has begun to stabilise the coins. Each coin will be checked and a selection of coins conserved to reveal precise details of their date, type and place of mint. A new display will be created for the entire hoard in 2017.

The purchase and conservation of the hoard of coins was made possible by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Clinton Estates, a private donation by Patrick Long, and many contributions by members of the public.

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Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Outdoor Event

Parking & Transport

  • Park & Ride


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards families

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