The Temple Courtyard area will
be closed until Easter 2014.
Work is taking place to
install a step-free walkway and new lift, which will enable people
with mobility problems to access this part of the site for the
The Temple courtyard was the sacred area surrounding the
Temple. This was the place where worshippers
gathered to pray to the goddess Sulis
Minerva and sacrifices were made at the great altar. There
are many tombstones and inscriptions including the haruspex stone.
Find out about the Roman temple courtyard here
Minerva's head video can be viewed here
Head of Minerva from Suited and Booted Studios on Vimeo.