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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
    145
  • Very Good
    17
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • vanessatellier
    Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great visit. Kids aged 8 loved it!
    5 of 5 stars
    26/11/2016
    The guide was great, funny and knowledgeable. He was nice to the children and accommodating for weather and needs of the group. The tour itself was great and we saw the remains of Roman Chester. Read full review
  • Mark B
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Roman Chester brought to life
    4 of 5 stars
    19/11/2016
    Great tour. Good value for money. The guides were professional and interesting. Slightly nerdy, with a great sense of humour, giving a good insight into the life of a Roman soldier and of Deva... Read full review
  • ALSpikey
    London
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Brings Deva to life
    5 of 5 stars
    17/11/2016
    I had an absolutely excellent tour with Thrax. He is totally immersed in the subject and period, and really made Deva, and its place in the empire, come to life. Thanks again!! 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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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.

Awards

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