Things To Do in Chester

Find all the best tourist attractions and things to do in Chester here

There are so many great things to do in Chester

Take your pick from our choice of all the top things to do in Chester below or discover your absolute favourites by clicking ‘Find My Perfect Thing To Do’ to filter by your additional personal preferences. 

Chester and the surrounding areas have some of the top things to do and tourist attractions in the entire country from the big hitters like Chester Zoo, Chester Races and Blue Planet Aquarium to the amazing historic sightseeing and parks and gardens throughout this beautiful city not to mention the incredible shopping, food and drink and events and both indoor and outdoor activities to keep absolutely everybody entertained.

Whether you’re here on a staycation, visiting for the day or you’re lucky enough to live in and around Chester you will definitely find things to do to suit whatever your mood.

Discover Your Favourites

Filter Chester's things to do
by all your personal preferences

Choose from the best things to do in Chester…

Latest Chester things to do news

Sep 15
Chester Zoo Shares Incredible Glow in The Dark Photos

Chester Zoo has just shared some amazing never seen before photos and continues the…

Sep 13
Work Begins on Two Exciting New Projects in Chester

The much anticipated new hotel in Chester city centre from the Wildes Hotel Group has…

Sep 03
Enjoy the Wildlife Connections Festival at Chester Zoo With TV Presenter Naomi Wilkinson

The popular Wildlife Connections Festival at Chester Zoo returns for its fifth year…

Sep 03
Get Set for Chester Cocktail Week This Month

Chester is gearing up for a week long celebration of the much loved cocktail with…

Sep 02
Get Set For Oktoberfest in Chester at The Townhouse Secret Garden

This year there’s no need to travel anywhere else to experience the excitement…

Aug 25
Chester Zoo Unveils Twenty Rare New Inhabitants With A Very Unusual Nickname

Chester Zoo has twenty new inhabitants who have arrived as part of a conservation…

Aug 18
Keep The Whole Family Entertained as You Discover The Sights of Chester

It’s not always easy to choose an activity to keep the whole family happy, but…

Aug 09
New Miniature Railway Exhibition at Chester Cathedral This Summer

There’s a new attraction at Chester Cathedral this summer that will delight not…

Aug 03
Car Enthusiasts Delighted as Cars & Coffee Returns at New Venue

Cheshire car enthusiasts can once again enjoy a Sunday morning amongst fellow car…

Jul 14
Could You be a Guardian Angel for Fallen Angels Dance Company?

Local dance theatre company Fallen Angels is seeking guardian angels to help keep the…

Jul 12
Free Family Interactive Treasure Trail Comes to Chester This Summer

Chester is hosting another trail this Summer and families can join in this free…

Jul 07
Free Parking in Chester Returns This Month

Chester BID and Chester Race Company are once again offering free parking in the city…

Imagery from some of the highest rated tourist attractions in Chester

If you are looking for something to do during your stay in Chester there are plenty of attractions to suit all ages.