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Chester History & Heritage

Bridge Street East Rows | St. Michael's Church, Chester CH1 1NW, England
+44 1244 972210
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fantastic day out in the walled city

we spent the day wandering the fantastic shops and buildings of chester, forget the shopping just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nathaniel-Richards
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Sadly - this centre is now closed

The staff at Chester History and Heritage for years have helped people trace their family and local... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Devaflam
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Bridge Street East Rows | St. Michael's Church, Chester CH1 1NW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we spent the day wandering the fantastic shops and buildings of chester, forget the shopping just do the tourist thing,

Thank Nathaniel-Richards
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at Chester History and Heritage for years have helped people trace their family and local history and put on exhibitions on particular aspects of Chester's past. This service is now moved to the nearby Grosvenor Museum. St Michael's church is to re-open as...More

Thank Devaflam
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Just visited this are and yes there are loads of shops on split levels but unfortunately this is not very accessible for disabled person. I walk with a stick so found it hard going to get in and out of some shops. But is a...More

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Previously visited York and loved history in compact city centre. Walked walls with friends and took a paid walking tour which started from the visitors centre. Our guide was knowledgeable but quit so rather hard to hear over the wind. Somewhat lacking in energy especially...More

Thank disappointedKiwi
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Spent 3 days wandering around Chester. So much to see and do. So much history, medieval buildings in brilliant condition. Needs a longer visit to appreciate the whole city.

Thank stig1955
Reviewed 1 January 2018

First time in Chester. Had heard about the beautiful town so decided to drop in on way back to the airport. it is beautiful but I was astonished with the "modern" buildings that stand beside some of the historic buildings. They were dreadful and how...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Hubby and I were in Chester on Tuesday. When we initially went to visit this Centre, it was closed for lunch (between 12 noon and 1 p.m.). We returned later on in the afternoon before it closed at 4 p.m. It was FREE entry (donations...More

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Lots of interesting architecture and places to visit. The highlights for us were the Cathedral and Rows. Friendly bars and good food. A nice place to wander around during day and night, with everything within a short walk.

Thank IoM_Guided_Tours
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

By shopping in Chester, the history is all around you. The old style buildings are a focus point in the centre where the popular shops are locted. Some shops are located on two different levels. You can also walk the city wall and enjoy the...More

Thank Craffwr
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This fine example of a Roman city has a full days perusing for any historian who loves this era. It’s museum, wall, artefacts, remains, streets et al will keep your camera clicking. Take the park and ride, there are three. 10 minutes to the town...More

Thank JohnTripAdviser
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