Things To Do in Chester

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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.

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Latest Chester things to do news

Mar 22
Why The Yew Tree in Bunbury is changing the great British pub, one dish at a time…

Great British pub classics rub shoulders with innovative creations on the…

Mar 21
Community Trust plans for King George V Blacon revealed …

Last night at the Open Meeting in the Blues Bar, Chester FC’s Community Trust…

Mar 06
Support the Launch of a New Racecourse Exhibition at Chester Grosvenor Museum

This year, Chester Racecourse is launching a special exhibition at the Chester…

Feb 21
Peter Pan is coming to Storyhouse this Christmas

Peter Pan 6th December 2019 – 12th January 2020 Storyhouse has just announced…

Feb 08
The Yew Tree welcomes new head chef Ben Ackland

From The Ivy to a 19th-century destination pub in the heart of the British…

Feb 06
Last chance to visit Memento Mori art exhibition in Chester

A unique look into how Cheshire has commemorated its dead throughout history is on…

Jan 31
Free chips anyone?

Chip’d, the Dutch-inspired artisan chip shop concept will be officially opening on…

Jan 09
Visitor numbers to Chester Zoo hit record high

A record 1.97m people visited Chester Zoo last year, new figures reveal. Already the…

Dec 28
It’s a corker of a Christmas for Chester


Dec 19
The Blues are back at the Swansway this Saturday …

Chester FC vs AFC Telford National League North Sat 22 Dec 3 pm Tickets Ticket prices…

Dec 18
Red Door shakes it up!

The John Street favourite has launched a brand new cocktail menu, including classics…

Dec 13
Final tickets for The Lanterns at Chester Zoo revealed

Chester Zoo’s festive event, The Lanterns, is almost sold out – but the zoo has now…

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