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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
    136
  • Very Good
    11
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • edwardsfreer
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fabulous tour by Thrax
    5 of 5 stars
    24/09/2016
    Thrax brought the history of the Romans in Chester to life, vividly! We loved every minute of the tour. The kids bombarded him with many questions and Thrax interacted with them like a true Roman... Read full review
  • RebeccaAB
    Norwich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very informative
    5 of 5 stars
    22/09/2016
    Tyberious was very informative and fun to listen to. Handled the public well when they started being irritating. Would recommend! Read full review
  • jojo71_40
    West Bromwich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    great tour
    5 of 5 stars
    20/09/2016
    tiberius was our roman soldier and he was fantastic - he was so enthusiastic and didnt mind us asking asking about anything to do with chester not just the romans. the walk wasnt streneous at all... 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.