I. Roemercohorte Opladen e.V.

News and reports

The season is opened

In bright sunshine, we started up the field baking oven at the Haltern Roman Museum.

Busy end of the season

For a long time, our schedule was quite empty this year, but the end of the season was still busy.

Virtual start of the season

Public events are still not possible, but we have started our season in front of the camera.

End of a remarkable season

The most unusual season in our history is behind us, but the review is not only negative.

A camp in the distance

Keeping the necessary distance, we pitched our tents in Haltern on 15 and 16 August and baked bread again.

Successful start of the season

With a small engagement at the Family Night at the Neanderthal Museum we started successfully into the new season on 31.1.

Insights, Projects & More

Off to the museum

The last cleaning work has been done and soon our Manuballista will be part of the state exhibition in the Haltern Roman Museum.

Turning a tent into a virtual 3d object

A detailed 3D model of our reconstruction of a legionary tent is to be created from several thousand photos.

How to build a "lorica squamata"

In a detailed project report, our signifer looks back on many hours of work in building his new armour.

We are part of Public History

A new, didactic handbook takes a scholarly look at the various manifestations of Living History.

Corona slows down Romans too

Unfortunately, the current restrictions on public life do not even stop at ancient Romans.

Season planning makes good progress

Our plans for the new season are in full swing. There are already many exciting events on the schedule.

Zeichnung eines römischen Legionärs aus dem Logo der I. Roemercohorte Opladen e.V.