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Roman Amphitheatre

Roman Amphitheatre

The largest stone-built Roman Amphitheatre in Britain.

Chester Heritage Festival

Chester's heritage is arguably its most valuable asset. It makes the city a great place in which to live and work, and a wonderful place to visit. Whether you are a resident or a visitor you will find plenty to interest you in the Festival programme.

Please take full advantage of this opportunity to immerse yourselves in 2000 years of history and heritage.

Events for all the family: walks, talks, music, exhibitions and more. See the full programme of events below.

Please note that many events must be booked in advance by calling 01244 972210.

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  1. Add ARK Sculpture Exhibition to your Itinerary

    ARK Sculpture Exhibition

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    Exhibition

    Add ARK Sculpture Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    ARK is the largest free to enter modern sculpture exhibition to be held in the North West of England and features 90 works of art by more than 50 celebrated sculptors including Damien Hirst and Antony Gormley. ARK is for everyone.

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2017to15 Oct 2017
  2. Add The Chester Tour to your Itinerary

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    The Chester Tour

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    Guided Walk

    Add The Chester Tour to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of the Chester Heritage Festival**
    An introduction to the city’s heritage led by a member of the Guild of Chester Tour Guides. Meet your Guide in the Visitor Information Centre at the Town Hall for the start of a tour at 10.30am or 2.00pm....

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  3. Add The Rows Revealed to your Itinerary

    The Rows Revealed

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    Walking Tour

    Add The Rows Revealed to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Join Liz Roberts of the Guild of Chester Tour Guides for a walking tour of Chester's world-famous medieval shopping galleries known as the Rows.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
  4. Add Grosvenor Park & Bi-centenary of Edward Kemp to your Itinerary

    Grosvenor Park & Bi-centenary of Edward Kemp

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    Exhibition

    Add Grosvenor Park & Bi-centenary of Edward Kemp to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    This mini photographic exhibition on Grosvenor Park celebrates the bi-centenary of Edward Kemp (1817 - 1891), one of the leading designers of parks and gardens in mid-Victorian England.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  5. Add There Are Places I Remember to your Itinerary

    There Are Places I Remember

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    Exhibition

    Add There Are Places I Remember to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Step back in time with this latest exhibition as local photographer Doug Stewart showcases his modern images of Northgate Street alongside a collection of the same buildings in the 1960s. Better now or then?

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  6. Historic Brickwork: Assessment, Specification and Repair

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    Workshop

    Chester Centre

    **Part of the Chester Heritage Festival**
    A two-session event in partnership with Terence-Lee Conservation at Grosvenor Park Pavilion. The 10am session includes a presentation. The 2pm includes a practical demonstration of pointing techniques.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
  7. 2000 Years of Building

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    Walking Tour

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    An introduction to Chester's architectural heritage. Guided walk led by Chester Civic Trust.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
    From:
    25 July 2017to25 July 2017
  8. Add Cheshire Military Museum to your Itinerary

    Cheshire Military Museum

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    Participatory Event

    Add Cheshire Military Museum to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    During the Festival, the Cheshire Military Museum is offering a 50% discount on its normal entrance prices.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  9. Add Festival Trail to your Itinerary

    Festival Trail

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    Participatory Event

    Add Festival Trail to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival** Pick up a special festival trail from the reception desk in the Grosvenor Museum and search for secret objects hidden in the very architecture and fabric of the museum building.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  10. Tour of the Amphitheatre and Roman Gardens

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    Guided Walk

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Explore these adjacent sites with Peter Carrington of the Chester Archaeological Society. The tour lasts 2 hours, starting at 10.30am and repeated at 2.30pm. Meet at the Amphitheatre entrance nearest Souters...

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
    From:
    21 July 2017to21 July 2017
  11. Add Heritage Festival Film Night to your Itinerary

    Heritage Festival Film Night

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    Participatory Event

    Add Heritage Festival Film Night to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Dinner and films from Chester’s past at Chez Jules. £20 for a main course, dessert or cheese and a glass of house wine. Bookings to be made direct with Chez Jules, contact Jill on 01244 400014.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
  12. Add Life in a Chester Parish to your Itinerary

    Life in a Chester Parish

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    Lecture

    Add Life in a Chester Parish to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Presentation/talk by Gerard Tighe. An insight into the lives of ordinary people living in Chester 100 years ago - education, work, lifestyle and how these were seen in the context of parish life in the 3rd year...

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
  13. Add Chester Racecourse - Past, Present and Future to your Itinerary

    Chester Racecourse - Past, Present and Future

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    Walking Tour

    Add Chester Racecourse - Past, Present and Future to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Guided walk led by Chris Clayton. Meet outside the Holiday Inn Express, New Crane Street 10.45am. Please book in advance by calling 01244 972210

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to20 July 2017
  14. Add Poulton - An Archaeological Landscape to your Itinerary

    Poulton - An Archaeological Landscape

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    Exhibition

    Add Poulton - An Archaeological Landscape to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival** Over the past twenty years, archaeologists from the Poulton Research Project have been uncovering the remains of over 10,000 years of human activity.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  15. Add Roman Hoards of Cheshire to your Itinerary

    Roman Hoards of Cheshire

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Add Roman Hoards of Cheshire to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    This small exhibition features amazing Roman hoards including the recently discovered Malpas and Frodsham Hoards, on loan from National Museums Liverpool. Hoards like these help us explore life in this region...

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  16. Add Chester Castle Revealed  to your Itinerary

    Chester Castle Revealed

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add Chester Castle Revealed  to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    To coincide with the Festival, English Heritage is opening Chester Castle. Be one of the first for many years to explore this historic castle.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2017to25 July 2017
  17. Add Bishop Lloyd's House Party to your Itinerary

    Bishop Lloyd's House Party

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    Performance

    Add Bishop Lloyd's House Party to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Join Civic Trust members and guests for an evening of Jacobean prose, poetry and music accompanied by food and drinks from the period.

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to21 July 2017
  18. Add Riverside Walk to your Itinerary

    Riverside Walk

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    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Add Riverside Walk to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Peter Allman of the Guild of Chester Tour Guides will lead you along Chester's beautiful riverside and Groves, bringing to life the past 2000 year history of the River Dee.

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to21 July 2017
  19. Add A Child Friendly Ghost Tour to your Itinerary

    A Child Friendly Ghost Tour

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    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Add A Child Friendly Ghost Tour to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Join Mary Ann Cameron of the Guild of Chester Tour Guides for spine chilling tales on a walking tour of Chester's dark and murky past - and present!

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to21 July 2017
  20. Add Chester Ghost Tour to your Itinerary

    Chester Ghost Tour

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    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Add Chester Ghost Tour to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    **Part of Chester Heritage Festival**
    Explore Chester's haunted history on a walking tour led by the Guild of Chester Tour Guides.

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to22 July 2017

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