I. Roemercohorte Opladen e.V.

News and reports

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.

Happy New Year

The I. ROEMERCOHORTE OPLADEN e. V. wishes a happy and exciting new year!

Insights, Projects & More

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.

New website is online

Romans like us don't always need a workbench to be productive. For creating our new website, we simply worked with a computer.

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