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Roman Tours

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Chester Town Hall
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 2HJ

Tel: 01978 761264 / 07885 403485

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About

Established in 1997 with some of the only full time Romans in Britain, Roman Tours offer a unique and exciting service throughout the year. Using authentic clothing and equipment, their soldiers brave the climate to bring you an informative, educational and interactive experience suitable for any group or age range. 

At Roman Tours, history is lifted from the page, you will see history in a persepective you probably haven't considered before.

This tour is unique in that you will tour the city with a 'real roman' and enjoy a light-hearted journey exploring the Roman heritage of the city. The tour is factual and fun and perfect for families.

Tours last approximately 1.5 hours. Bespoke tours are available with a Roman for your family or a group.

 



 

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    119
  • Very Good
    10
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • alphapink84
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Informative and fun!
    5 of 5 stars
    18/07/2016
    Such a good time with Tiberius!! If a little hot 17.07.16. The tour was supposed to last 1hr 30mins, but ran over with the question we had😄. He was very informative, and seemed genuinely interested... Read full review
  • davidP5634DR
    Dudley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    We met an old legionary
    5 of 5 stars
    06/07/2016
    Who did an outstanding job of explaining just how remarkable Roman Chester was and showing us where the principal features of the camp lay in relation to the modern streets and buildings - something... Read full review
  • flower1948
    united kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Brilliant walking tour if you want to know about "Roman History"!
    5 of 5 stars
    30/06/2016
    We had a brilliant guide called John, forgotten his "roman" name. to take us around this brilliant town of Chester. He was very knowledgeable, and very interesting to listen too. We love Roman... Read full review

Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Only 20 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station

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Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousMC Best Tourism Experience of the Year MC Best Tourism Experience of the Year 2011

Opening Times

2016 (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016)

* Tour times 12pm + 3pm daily, public tours leave from the Information Centre at the Town Hall. Private bookings available.