Roman Tours

Chester Visitor Information Centre, Chester Town Hall, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2HJ

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Tel: 01978 761264 / 07885 403485

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About Us

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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Only 20 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station

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Recent Reviews:

  • gobluesox
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fascinating tour of Roman Chester with Andreas
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th August 2018
    What better way to get an insight into the rich roman history of Chester. Andreas (Andy when out of character!), was a great guide and fantastic company throughout. My wife and I arrived at the... Read full review
  • Natalie F
    Grantham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Brilliant informative tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th August 2018
    We really enjoyed this tour and our children, who are 2 and 6, were utterly captivated. The tour guide was funny and really well informed. He also had loads of good props which the kids loved... Read full review
  • jokay
    manchester
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great Chester city tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th August 2018
    A mine of Roman knowledge and a steady stream of gags kept everyone entertained. Its great to find someone who really knows their stuff. It was a cold, damp day in Chester but the tour just flew... Read full review

Facilities

Provider Features

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Awards

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

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Tour times 12pm and 3pm daily (except for Sundays). Public tours leave from the Information Centre at the Town Hall.

Roman Tours take private, group and corporate bookings. They are also available for meet and greet.

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