Grosvenor Museum

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DD

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About Us

Fascinating displays on Roman life and times in Chester, particularly the military occupation. Period House with rooms from the 17th century to the 1920s. Explore ‘hands-on’ the geology and natural history of the area.

Enjoy the beauty of art, and discover the city’s important place in the history of English silver. With an active programme of special exhibitions and events there’s something for everyone at the Grosvenor Museum.

Open 10.30-5 M-S & 1-4 on Sundays. Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day & Boxing Day and NY Day.

Facilities include the conservatory shop. There is no café at the museum but there is a hot and cold drinks machine on the first floor outside the Kings Arms Kitchen.

There are many cafes, restaurants and pubs nearby. You are welcome to eat your packed lunch in the Kings Arms Kitchen, however please note there is no disabled access. The Kings Arms Kitchen is used by schools over lunch periods during term time.

Opening Times
Monday 10:30 17:00
Tuesday 10:30 17:00
Wednesday 10:30 17:00
Thursday 10:30 17:00
Friday 10:30 17:00
Saturday 10:30 17:00
Sunday 13:00 16:00

* Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

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Directions

Road Directions

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD. From the inner ring road, turn into Grosvenor Street and the museum is located on the right hand side.

Public Transport Directions

Only 10 minutes walk from Chester Town Hall; 25 minutes from Chester Railway Station

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Recent Reviews:

  • Tremse
    Llandudno Junction, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Hidden Treasure Trove
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 21st September 2018
    The Grosvenor Museum is easy to miss, situated on Grosvenor Street away from the centre of the City, however it's a real Treasure Trove, with everything from modern day art exhibitions to ancient... Read full review
  • clickers3
    Norwich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Sandle exhibition and Rembrandt
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th September 2018
    Current exhibition of work of Michael Sandle RA is an excellent opportunity to view the sculptors work - bravo the Grosvenor for putting it on, and thanks to all who made it possible. The two... Read full review
  • VALEDIreland
    Ireland
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th September 2018
    Excellent place. It's much bigger than you imagine when you enter and it was free entry ( not sure if it always is or if it's heritage week? ) A really great place to visit and the Victorian house as... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Ramp / Level Access

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - The nearest public car park is The Little Roodee Coach and Car Park on Castle Drive a 5 minute walk away from the museum. There is a disabled parking bay outside the museum.

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Provider Features

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousChester Attractions Group Member Chester Attractions Group Member 2016

Opening Times

All year, 2018 (5 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday10:30 - 17:00*
Sunday13:00 - 16:00*

* Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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