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Grosvenor Museum

Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
+44 1244 402008
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You just have to love children

This is a very small Museum, and it won't take you very long to see everything. The biggest problem... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elless_13
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United Kingdom
Free entry

Close to the city walls, this museum is a possible stop if walking the walls. They often have 90... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Howarth S
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“natural history” (33 reviews)
“period house” (23 reviews)
“roman artefacts” (24 reviews)
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Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small Museum, and it won't take you very long to see everything. The biggest problem are screaming shouting unruly school children, hundreds of them descend on the place, you wont be able to hear yourself think. The only way to get...More

Thank Elless_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the city walls, this museum is a possible stop if walking the walls. They often have 90+ school children visiting, so time your visit carefully. We arrived at 10.30 am (they open at 10 am) along with 2 coachloads of school children. However,...More

Thank Howarth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and I went here on a recent Tuesday. The building itself was constructed in 1886 and is now Grade 2 listed. It was FREE entry (donations appreciated). We were given a floor plan by the Receptionist which we had to return on leaving. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good to visit with several exhibitions. Spoilt by gangs of uncontrolled school parties shouting and taking over the exhibits.

Thank RachelsGrandma
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great little free museum that has lots of interesting things mainly about the history of Chester, well worth the short stroll from the pedestrian area.

Thank PapaYM
Reviewed 30 October 2017

up in chester for a weekend to see my son who lives in chester, we decided to pay visit to this museum, We were happy we did , not very big , but plenty to see, in several areas, very interesting, and lots of information,...More

Thank chucklebuns
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

The museum offers an interesting mixture of relics and historical representations of what life in the past was like through rooms set up in the house section. There was a school trip whilst we were there and they looked as though they had great fun...More

Thank Bigfish7
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Went with my daughter`s class . Really fascinating - thought I knew a bit about Roman times but obviously I didn`t !! Adults and kids alike loved it. Our `guide` - sorry ,forgot to take her name- was brilliant and so knowledgeable . Loved it...More

Thank Raff_9
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a museum that is fantastic for people like myself who are interested in the Roman history of the City of Chester, lots to see and a lot of information with maps and visuals to show what the city was like in Roman Times,...More

Thank josephinedavidson
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Small museum in the heart of Chester. very interesting facts of the histort of the city. Would reccommend.

Thank john267
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Diane D
25 April 2015|
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Response from Mellowdames18 |
Not sure this will be relevant any more but i can answer 2 of your 3 questions; Not sure about the sunday opening times. yes they allow children in, if anything im sure they actively encourage it. There is no admission... More
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DaveMcF
27 February 2015|
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Response from Peter e | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately none of the museum staff are producing eggs at this moment . Your pet tortoise will have to be kept chained up outside as we are worried he might try to chew dinosaur bones sorry
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