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    Type:

    Family Friendly

    Chester

    The sheet has fun activities to explore Chester’s heritage and will be available during many of the events for children during Chester Heritage Festival and at the Visitor Information Centre, Town Hall, Northgate St.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019
  2. Type

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    Guided Walk

    Chester

    During Chester Heritage Festival make use of this trail to visit eight of Chester’s oldest buildings, which are now pubs, and discover their origins as town houses and coaching inns.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019
  3. Add Festival Exhibition at the Wesley to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Chester

    Chester’s Waterways and Bridges: images illustrating some stories which will unfold during festival events; Chester’s Conservation Area: a celebration of its 50th anniversary; and Chester’s Past: a rolling film.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  4. Add The Chester Tour – with a View of the River to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Chester

    Twice daily at 10:30am and 2:00pm, this 90-minute tour is a perfect way to hear the 2000-year story of Chester.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Open 10:30 -
  5. Add Chester in LEGO to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Friendly

    Chester

    An impressive lego recreation of the city of Chester featuring many of its landmarks including the walls, Eastgate clock and the rows. 

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  6. Add Visit Chester Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Friendly

    Chester

    Dual Textile Exhibition, Chester Cathedral in Lego and Cathedral at Height.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Add Discover My Roots to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    History & Heritage

    , Chester

    During Chester Heritage Festival a family history buddy will be on hand to help you find more about your ancestry. All are welcome to drop-in, whether starting their research or needing to overcome a `brick wall`.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  8. Add Exhibitions at The Grosvenor Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Chester

    Going the Distance: Celebrating 480 years of racing at the Roodee, this exhibition presents objects and images from the Chester Race Company and Grosvenor Museum to explore the origins and heritage of the oldest racecourse still in operation in…

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  9. Add Festival Exhibition at Lache Library to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Lache, Chester

    Chester at Work: The story of work and industry in Chester: a spotlight on an often overlooked aspect of the city’s history and its legacy, curated by Lache and Westminster Local History Group and the Library.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  10. Type

    Type:

    Family Friendly

    Chester

    Stories of people who have called Chester home over the last 2,000 years: stories shared in unexpected ways: stories to explore and experience: witches’ cats, half eaten rats, a flying latrine and a dance machine.

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2019to29 June 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  11. Add Roman Tours to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Established in 1997 with some of the only full time Romans in Britain, Roman Tours offer a unique and exciting service throughout the year.

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2019to29 June 2019Various Opening Times
  12. Add A Crack Through Time to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Performance

    Hunter St (off Northgate St) , Chester

    Come and hear from people of Chester’s past. These ten-minute monologues, a different one each day, span two thousand years and take place in and around the Kitchen at Storyhouse.

    Dates

    From:
    24 June 2019to29 June 2019Open 13:00 -
  13. Add Archaeological Finds to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    History & Heritage

    Chester

    Come and watch as archaeologists clean the finds from the annual training excavation for archaeology students in Grosvenor Park in May. This is not just an exercise: it is at this stage finds may become exciting finds.

    Dates

    From:
    25 June 2019to27 June 2019Open 17:00 -
  14. Add Heritage Quiz – Grosvenor Rowing Club to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Chester

    The Chester Heritage Festival Quiz is taking place at Grosvenor Rowing Club as part of the club’s 150th anniversary celebrations. A short talk about the illustrious history of our hosts proceeds an opportunity to test your knowledge of the city.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019Open 19:30 -
  15. Add The River Dee: a journey through records to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    History & Heritage

    Chester

    Drop-in to the Record Office and navigate unique and original documents. Let Chester’s archives reveal the story of the River Dee and its importance to the story of Chester; a theme flowing through several Chester Heritage Festival events.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019Open 17:00 - 18:30
  16. Add The Heritage of Christleton Village to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Christleton

    For the second year Chester Heritage Festival visits Christleton. During this walk, through this historic village and to the Shropshire Union Canal, stories will unfold: stories of buildings, the pond, boatyards, education and a Civil War battle

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019to27 June 2019Various Opening Times
  17. Add The Amphitheatre, Prequel and Afterlife to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Chester

    This tour of the amphitheatre tells Chester’s history in a nutshell. An ever-popular tour during Chester Heritage Festival, the tales told change as experts improve their understanding of the amphitheatre and its history.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019to27 June 2019Various Opening Times
  18. Add Meet the Author of `A War-Torn Chester Parish` to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talk

    Chester

    Belgians, Australians and Americans in Chester are the subject of this short talk by Ann Marie Curtis as she introduces some of her research for St Werburgh’s WW1 book.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019Open 12:15 -
  19. Add Literary Walk to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Northgate Street, Chester

    A two-hour walk with many stops between the North Wall and River Dee. At each stop there will be a reading from what well-known visitors have written about Chester in that area.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019Open 14:30 -
  20. Add Churches and Chapels to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Chester

    A two-hour walk through the city centre visiting churches and chapels, past and present.

    Dates

    From:
    26 June 2019Open 10:00 -

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