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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
    126
  • Very Good
    11
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Heidi J
    Telford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Tiberious Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    17/08/2016
    Just picnicing after a lovely tour.My 7year old loved all the interesting facts and I am hoping he will remember it for next terms topic at school.The guide was knowledgable but also added some funny... Read full review
  • Stephanie T
    Hong Kong, China
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Learned more about Romans than I was in Rome!
    5 of 5 stars
    15/08/2016
    The tour guide, who dressed like a Roman soldier, really loved history and was very good at bringing Roman history to life! He seemed to know so much about Roman lifestyle too because he could answer... Read full review
  • Geoff V
    Spalding, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very Interesting and informative
    4 of 5 stars
    04/08/2016
    The walking tour started out from the tourist information centre, scheduled to last 90 minutes approximately. The tour showed the site and extent of the main fort buildings, part of the walls, some... 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.